I recently photographed marathon swimmer Dee Newell for a feature for The Outdoor Swimming Society to mark International Women's Day.
In 2019 Dee swam the English channel solo, she swam across the Irish Sea as part of a six person relay, and finished the year with a swim from Robben Island to Cape Town. In 2020, she completed an Ice Km swim in Antarctica.
In the article, Dee explains how endurance swimming profoundly changed her view on womanhood after a male-dominated military career. Read it in full article here
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