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Unfinished Business
In September 2012 Simon Murie and Tom Hudson travelled to Sardinia with the intention of trying to swim the 13 km Strait of Bonifacio from Sardinia to Corsica....
Acts of God and War
There are occasions in life that as a consequence of certain events make life’s resulting tenure a bonus – each and every moment. This was true of the 2013 Polish Winter Swimming Championships ...
Shaping the future of Tooting Bec Lido
Nestling among the trees at the Streatham end of Tooting Common, Tooting Bec Lido is one of the largest open-air pools in Europe...
Exmouth Fairway Buoy - 9 seconds too slow
On a quiet weekend in June, with the sea remaining perilously cold, myself and Tom Hudson took part in the 50th Exmouth Fairway Buoy Swim....
Lido Panto - Swimderella
Who knew that behind all those shy, retiring lido personalities was hidden so much raw and exciting stage ability? ...
An Olympic Summer at Tooting
Apparently Thorpedo wanted to do some swimming coaching at an outdoor pool and club that was for 'real swimmers'. So, it had to be SLSC....
Paint a postcard
A painting extravaganza...
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