Why do swimmers break more records than runners?
August 16, 2016

When Olympic swimmers took to the pool in Rio, world records began to get broken thick and fast - in the first four days of swimming it happened six times. This kind of thing never happens on the running track....

Is It Safe to Swim While Raining?
August 10, 2016

Part of getting the most out of swimming is having full knowledge of water safety, which includes proper procedures for inclement weather, especially during rain and storms. A simple slogan to follow during heavy rain is, "If you can see...

The Ultimate Guide to SPF Sunscreen
August 08, 2016

The world of SPF and sunscreen can be daunting, so here’s everything you need to know about sunscreen: from what it is and what it’s protecting you from, to how it works, how much you should apply and what’s best...

Our Sunshine Person
August 03, 2016

Sunshine People! - Staff Profile: Pri Shewakramani The Beach Company introduces our team, partners and 'summer tribe' of customers. We thought we'd start at the top with Pri Shewakraani, co-founder at The Beach Company, sun lover and beach fanatic...  Favourite The Beach...