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Andrew Fuller’s Individual Medley and Cygnet Cup

Percy Clears Cup win for Kevin

10 Aug 2019

An on form Kevin added to his winning streak by following his win at last Sunday’s River Nene Race by taking the Percy Clears Cup. Sarah was second, Poppy third. Paddy was last.

Percy Clears Cup win for Kevin

Desirée Ellinger an extraordinary Diva and a noteworthy diver

09 Aug 2019

It was a seismic moment, for the 1930s, when Kathleen Murphy smashed chokingly social barriers and became the first woman to be legally allowed swim in the Serpentine in June 1930. Perhaps Murphy’s inspiration for this feat could have been thanks to a swimming wager made by an English opera soprano that caught the world’s attention?

Desirée Ellinger an extraordinary Diva and a noteworthy diver
Stuart wins Roy Wrey Race and Cup

Sweet sixteen for Nick Adams and Sakura

28 Jul 2019

The week started strangely; London's weather was as steamy as Croydon in the tropics, or Singapore if you prefer that name.  The Irish cricket team looked like they were bowling their way to a win in their cricket test at Haydn’s beloved Lords cricket ground. And the hat-trick involved a man who tried to propel himself by a mini jet engine across the English Channel. And beyond that were 16 reasons for celebration. And as someone wisely said 'success is not counted by how high you have climbed but by how many people you have brought with you'

Sweet sixteen for Nick Adams and Sakura

Rose George Cup

27 Jul 2019

The Rose George One Mile and one Metre Race was won by Deirdre.  Both ladies have swum the Channel more than once.

Rose George Cup
Serpies smash out Lake Geneva swim
Arthur Hester 1889 Memorial Race