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Anyone interested in doing the Aspire channel swim with me?

(7 Posts)
jimjamshaslefttheyurt Tue 26-Aug-08 10:01:45

information here Basically you swim the distance of the channel in your local pool over 12 weeks (15 Sept - 7 Dec) and raise money for people with spinal injuries.

I haven't registered yet as I'm trying to find a way to do it. Our local public pools shut at 7pm most nights and I need to swim later than that. I reckon I'll need to go about 3 times a week to get the required number of weekly lengths in.

However, if I can join a swimming club or find an affordable gym to join I will do it.

Wondered if anyone else was up for it or into providing mutual encouragement......

zippitippitoes Tue 26-Aug-08 10:19:15

possibly

i am a commitment phobe tho

but i could manage the lengths

but i wouldnt know anyone to raise money from so might be a bit pointless

jimjamshaslefttheyurt Tue 26-Aug-08 10:26:23

I don't think I'll raise that much. It will just make me do the lengths.

jimjamshaslefttheyurt Wed 27-Aug-08 08:48:25

Ok I've signed up.

zippitippitoes Wed 27-Aug-08 08:49:38

i am thinking of it

jimjamshaslefttheyurt Wed 27-Aug-08 08:51:27

oooh do it do it.

I'll have to do 148 lengths of the 20m pool I'm using every week.

jimjamshaslefttheyurt Wed 27-Aug-08 08:51:54

I'll need some encouragement I currently do no exercise!

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