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But winter lingering chills the lap of May

So after time spent swimming in the safety and warmth of indoor pools it was time for us to meet our nemesis – Dover Harbour.  With sea temperatures at 8 degrees the Flamingos headed down to Dover to jump into the … Continue reading

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Team Flamingo’s comes together

  Team Flamingo’s On Saturday team Flamingo’s met for the first time.  It was a great opportunity for us to catch up and get to know each other an hear about each other’s hopes and fears.  Emma our boat leader … Continue reading

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Why and How? The two questions I am always asked…

Since I was a teenager I have always wanted to swim the Channel (I have always been a little mad) so this is my stepping stone to still fulfilling that dream and being able to help a very worthy charity … Continue reading

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