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In my last update I spoke about the incredible team behind the Seven Swims in the Seven Seas for 1 Reason expedition. This time I want to talk about the people behind the team. ...

18 Aug 2014
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Lewis Pugh completes Aegean swim in 7 Seas campaign

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Renowned endurance swimmer and United Nation’s Environment Programme (UNEP)’s Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh has today completed the third leg of his Seven Swims in the Seven Seas for 1 Reason campaign to ...

17 Aug 2014
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Lewis Pugh successfully completes Adriatic swim

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Renowned endurance swimmer and United Nation’s Environment Programme (UNEP)’s Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh completed the second leg of his Seven Swims in the Seven Seas for 1 Reason campaign to highlight the ...

13 Aug 2014
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Experience, energy, enthusiasm – the makings of a top team

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I want to talk about diversity. We’ve all heard the term ‘strength in diversity’, but when did you last stop to think why that is? When we were putting the team together for our ...

12 Aug 2014
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Pugh completes Mediterranean swim in Seven Seas Campaign

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Renowned endurance swimmer and United Nation’s Environment Programme (UNEP)’s Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh completed the first leg of his Seven Swims in the Seven Seas for 1 Reason campaign to highlight the ...

10 Aug 2014
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Seven Seas, Seven Swims, One Good Reason to Believe

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I’ve been called many things. Pioneer swimmer. Ocean advocate. Environmental campaigner. Spokesperson for the seas. I’ve been all of these things, it’s true. But if I had to sum myself up in one phrase, ...

8 Aug 2014
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Pugh to swim 7 Seas to put MPAs on global agenda

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During August, renowned endurance swimmer and United Nation’s Environment Programme (UNEP)’s Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh, will be swimming with one purpose: to put Marine Protected Areas on the global agenda. He will ...

5 Aug 2014
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Burn Your Boats

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It’s been a busy few weeks as I head into the final stages of preparing for the swim of my life. In a few more days I’ll be able to tell you when, where ...

29 Jul 2014
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Coal or rhinos – we shouldn’t have to choose

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It has been my privilege to explore some of the most incredible parts of our planet, including the North Pole, the Antarctic and the Himalayas, and I have made it my life’s work to ...

21 May 2014
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You have the power to make an ocean of difference

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Strange to think that plastic has only been part of our everyday lives since the Second World War. Before that, people stored their jams or bought their milk in glass bottles. Today plastic is ...

6 May 2014
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