Serpentine Swimming Club

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  • 31 Jul 2022

    “Buoyancy, floating, weightlessness. Freedom. These are the words we use to talk about swimming. Is it a coincidence that this is also the language we use to talk about the lightness of being, the wellness of being, that we strive for in this corporeal world?”
    ― Bonnie Tsui, Why We Swim

  • 30 Jul 2022

    Club member Bobby Baxter joined us to present cup and prizes in memory of his great, great grandfather, who was a key club member in the late 19th century.

    Linda Luckhurst was back to swimming front crawl and winning ways.  Hubby John Luckhurst followed up in second place, pipping Alan Mitchell in the process.

    For John this a second second in a row: he was runner up last year too.

  • 23 Jul 2022

    Nick Hungerford retained the trophy he won in 2021, finishing ahead of Natasha Wake, Anita Goyos and Kevin Blick.

    Our Christmas piper and close friend of Rosie, Lachlan McDonald, was present to pipe-in the finishers.

  • 16 Jul 2022

    Another beautifully sunny Saturday saw long term club members Sir Anthony and Lady Cleaver present the Dave Milne cup to the winner of our summer Blue Ribbon event.

    Mike Olizar notched up a second Bridge to Bridge victory, having won the race a quarter of a centrury ago.

    Vanessa Marshall was second, followed by Anne Mannix.