Looe Island swim 2021

Jan Moore is attempting to swim  (and survive) from Looe Island to the mainland on 5th September. This is very much out of her depth (not only linked to her  leg length!)  but because she has never swam this distance in the sea before . Jan is fundraising in the memory of a much loved…

2021 Looe Island to Looe East Beach Swim

The Chestnut Appeal, a local charity, raises awareness of male cancers to enable early diagnosis and treatment to save lives. Chestnutappeal.org.uk. Cancer devastates families and I am undertaking this challenge for this worthwhile cause. As someone new to sea swimming this is particularly challenging for me, but thanks to the support and encouragement of my…

Plymouth Breakwater Swim

Sefryn and Jago will be participating in the Plymouth Breakwater Swim. It’s 3 something kms long and further than Jago’s ever ever swum (don’t tell the organisers). He thought about it last year but lost his nerve.  Sefryn did it. She was magnificent. Jago did try to accompany her in his inflatable kayak but was…

HRGC Round the Mount Swim

This challenging 2.5k Open Water swim will take place on the 11th September 2021. Starting on the beach at Marazion, swimmers will set off for the Mount over the causeway swimming through clear waters around the Mount before making a course back to the beach. Several members of Helford River Gig Club formed an open…

St Michael’s Mount Swim

Last year I completed the Drake’s Island swim and raised over £150 for the Chestnut Appeal. This year I’m aiming to raise more money by swimming further and tackling St Michael’s Mount. The swim will start on the beach at Marazion where I will set off for the Mount over the causeway swimming through clear…