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‘I've been to tons of lidos, but I'd never swum in one' | Zoe Williams

4 monthes ago   |   By The Guardian

There's a bit of a hippy undertow about the body communing with the water. But to find all this out, you have to get in Until you get your nose quite close to a fitness pursuit, you never know what kind of passion it arouses. Swimmers are like runners who've grown up, or cyclists who've found peace. They talk more about meditation than performance; they do not fixate on equipment or fancy clothes; there's a bit of a hippy undertow about the body communing with the water. But to find all this out, you have to get in. I've been to tons of lidos, but until I went to London Fields lido with...
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