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Tag Archives: Dover
I was interviewed by Tough Girl last year following my channel swim. This year she produced this sketch note which is great summary of my swim Take a look.
Posted in Swimming, Uncategorized Tagged Channel Swimming, Dover, English Channel, Marathon Swimming, Open Water Swimming, sketchnote, swimming, toughgirl 3 Comments
How things change!
As I drove back from Dover this Saturday and the sun came out I drove past lots of people basking the in the sun, with BBQ smells filtering into the car & observing pub gardens overspilling. I got home slumped on … Continue reading
Posted in Uncategorized Tagged Channel Swimming, Dover, Marathon Swimming, Open Water Swimming, swimming 1 Comment
WE DID IT – To France & back in a day (well almost)
On Friday morning my alarm rang at 4am, it had felt only minutes that I had been sleeping after finally getting into bed at 12.30 after packing, preparing food and ensuring I had everything I needed – I also got … Continue reading
Posted in General, Swimming Tagged COSMIC, Dover, English Channel, France, Marathon Swimming, Mist, Relay, swimming 2 Comments
I’ve only gone and bloomin done it!
As seems to be the ‘norm’ these days I headed down to Dover for another weekend of swimming but had decided to stay down this weekend to see if I could get a swim in on Sunday. I had … Continue reading
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Training – It’s been varied and testing
Training has been very varied over the last few weeks but the great thing is I haven’t had to resort to an indoor pool yet. Work has been busy so I have been trying to fit it in around which … Continue reading
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Ah Dover my old friend
This weekend saw me start my cold water training/acclimatisation training. Having grown up in the UAE the thought of cold water always fills me with dread and as I drove down to Dover on Saturday for the start of the … Continue reading
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