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A road trip ‘up North’ (whilst we wait)

We were told last week that we wouldn’t be doing our relay over the weekend so on Friday a group of us descended upon ‘The Lakes’ to complete the length of Coniston – a 5.25 mile swim being organised by … Continue reading

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Meet team COSMIC Rays

As time draws closer to our big swim I thought it would be a great opportunity to introduce you to team COSMIC Rays. This is my team I will be spending my journey across the channel and back with and … Continue reading

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Croatia can do the world of good for ones soul

Having had a rubbish month with shoulder injuries getting me down Tom and I headed off to Croatia to enjoy a week up in Lake Plitvice National Park and in Bol, Brac (one of the Island’s off the coast near … Continue reading

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Small step for man, giant swim for Lisa

After a 4km swim in Tooting Bec on Friday I took Saturday off to attend my amazing friend Elaine’s memorial service, it was a year ago that we lost her and as many of you know I am dedicating my … 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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