Category Archives: Swimming

Anybody Fancy a swim?

Here is a bit of video of me trying to Swim in the Bay Of Biscay a few years ago.

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The Henley Classic Swim

I have been trying to get an entry into the Henley Classic for about four years now. The race is always over subscribed and sells out within minutes of entries going live. This year the organisers used a ballot system … Continue reading

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More Swiming

We are spending a week at Beth’s sisters in Scotland, North Connel it’s part to do with Jenny’s birthday party and to prepare for our Three Peaks Challenge next Saturday. The best thing about staying here is that their back … Continue reading

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Swimming in Thames at Cookham

Last Sunday I went for a swim in the Thames at Cookham. Betty and I often go for a Sunday evening beer at the Ferry Inn in Cookham. It is right on the river and has a slipway so I … Continue reading

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Too many MILES and too much RACING

Last weekend saw me cycling for 60 miles on Saturday and a further 95 miles on Sunday. Saturday was the club ride and on Sunday I took part in the Southern Sportive. This was all on top of last weekends … Continue reading

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Easter Bank Holiday Weekend Report

The weekend started on Thursday night for me I had arranged a squash game at 7.00pm but wanted to get some swimming in the pool at the squash club before. One of the triathlon forums (Tri Talk) were trying to … Continue reading

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Betty’s racing the Womens Only Tri & Fred has entered a 3.8km swim

This weekend sees Betty racing the women’s only triathlon at Dorney on Saturday and Fred has entered into a long swim event 3.8km swim only in Bedford. I will update with race reports next week. PS. Just a note to … Continue reading

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