Tag Archives: Swimming 1500 metres

Water Triumph – Badge Testing Went Swimmingly!


The two granddaughters distinguished themselves yesterday when it came to testing for their Swimming Badges.  The weather was cold and drizzly but at least the water was warmish after a glorious day the one previously. At last, and just before … Continue reading

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A Valiant Attempt; Really Awful Terzanelle and Jane.


Still-only-six-year-old R made a brave try at the 1500 metre swimming trial today in cold and rainy weather.  The distance was no problem to her, but she just can’t summon up enough speed yet to do it inside the required 40 … Continue reading

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