Monthly Archives: June 2013

Channel Relay – Training Swim

  As the ‘GO’ time is getting closer, we decided we would take an evening spin out on a boat and practice our Relay Changeovers. As we are swimming to France and Back, we could be doing up to 24 … Continue reading

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2 Weeks … Relay GO is nearing …

  Today the English Channel Swims have started for the 2013 Season, and 2 weeks today our tide (9-14th July) officially opens for our 2-way Relay Crosóige Mara. It’s all getting very close now! For those of you not totally … Continue reading

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While you were sleeping

While most people were in their beds this morning, Ned had persuaded me to do a ‘sunrise’ swim. Sounds Fun, but setting an alarm for 3.45am was not fun. We had to start at 4.45 as the sun was rising … Continue reading

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New York MIMS 2013

I have written my report and thoughts on Saturdays Swim in a timeline format, hope you can all follow.. Enjoy CC. 5.00am        Check In for Crew & Swimmers at Pier 25. 7.00am        Crew loaded onto Support Boats, Kayakers hit the … Continue reading

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Before I post my ‘report’ on my New York MIMS swim, I just wanted to say THANKS to everyone for all the support. Everyone who commits to such big goals knows that there is a lot going on to keep … Continue reading

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Heading Home

Job done. Heading home from New York.. will post an update in a few days.. lots of highs (for me) and lows (as an organised event).. watch this space ☆

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All My Bags are Packed and I’m Ready to go…..

  NEW YORK – Here I come. 🙂 This may be my 8th(ish) trip to NY, but this time its different, not a shopping trip, not a sightseeing trip, but this time its for a Marathon Swim!. For me this … Continue reading

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