Where to Find Swimming Equipment in London

Where to Find Swimming Equipment in London
There are a large number of reasons to visit London, including the outdoor attractions and events such as swimming in Hyde Park. You can even try swimming in the English Channel, but to do so, you need the right equipment. Luckily, there are a few places in London where you can get equipment such as wetsuits and swimsuits.


SBR is the premier place in London to find swimming equipment because the store specializes in outdoor equipment. (You can also find biking, hiking and camping gear there.) The store offers wetsuits, kickboards, goggles, swimwear and even books on swimming and water sports. You can also find a wide selection of gear for seniors, juniors and children.

917-919 Fulham Rd.
London, SW6 5HU, UK
(+001) 0207 731 5005

Cotswold Outdoor City

Cotswold Outdoor City is another good store for swimming equipment. It offers a wide selection of water-sports equipment, including items used for canoeing, kayaking and even water rescue missions. You can also find clothing designed for swimming and water sports, including swimsuits, wetsuits and waterproof sandals and shoes.

Cotswold Outdoor City
St. Clements House
12 Leyden St.
London, E1, UK
(+001) 0207 655 4660

Snow & Rock

Snow & Rock specializes in outdoor equipment such as hiking and camping gear, but you can also find swimming equipment. However, this type of equipment is only sold during the spring and summer. Goggles, diving masks and swim floats are a few examples of what's for sale.

Snow & Rock
4 Mercer St.
London, WC2H 9QA, UK
(+001) 0207 420 1444


Kathmandu sells outdoor equipment and gear, including equipment used for swimming and water sports. Like several other stores in London, this type of gear is only stocked during the warmer months. In the spring and summer you can find goggles, masks and other types of basic equipment used in the water.

26 Henrietta St.
London, WC2E 8NA, UK
(+001) 0207 379 4748

Article Written By Jennifer Eblin

Jennifer Eblin has been a full-time freelance writer since 2006. Her work has appeared on several websites, including Tool Box Tales and Zonder. Eblin received a master's degree in historic preservation from the Savannah College of Art and Design.

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