Tuesday, 24 October 2017

All Out Swim 17

Macmillan Cancer Support
All Out Swim Cheltenham
14th October 2017

Ricks  love doing the Macmillan Cancer Support  swim ...
its just the best atmosphere at any swim we are lucky enough to take part in  
The support & encouragement  for every swimmer that takes part is so  lovely
to see.....it doesn’t matter how fast or slow you swim , 
all that matters is that you took part ..

( this is a short Ricks Video taken after we had finished the 5k ) 

Cheltenham Lido..
beautiful autumn morning for 3 mile swim
we have added a few pictures & Videos of the day below .. hope you enjoy . if you need more about the Macmillion Cancer Support swims 
click lick ..we hope to see you at one the various #AllOutSwims in 2018

Start of the All Out Swim 2017

50 Lengths done...
50 to go....

 see you in  2018 ..#AllOutSwim

Friday, 6 October 2017

The Brummies

Big Ricks Swim Team
The Brummies - Fundraisers of the year 
9rs ago we have never even swam outdoors ......
now 9rs on outdoor swimming has given us some of the best experiences of our lives.....and now Love this amazing sport .... It’s something that Mark would have loved...as he lived and breathed outdoor swimming
Big Ricks Swim Team

A full Write up of a wonderful evening at The Brummies  awards  coming up 

Wednesday, 4 October 2017

Birmingham Sports Awards

Big Ricks Swim Team
Birmingham Sports Awards 2017..
Short Listed in the Team Of Year Category 

Birmingham sports Awards
Teams Of The Year 2017 

full Write up coming up from a wonderful evening at the Birmingham Sports awards

Friday, 9 June 2017

2Swim4Life 17

Ricks at 2Swim4life 2017
Charlie , Basher , Lesley , Ross , Steve & Stuart 

Meet Ricks 5 solo swimmers 

Video of the start of 
2Swim4life 2017
its 9am...

Ricks Report ..
4hours / 4 miles into the swim 

Ricks Team Thoughts
4hrs into the event 

23 Miles / 23 hours done...
start of the 24th and final mile ..

1200m to goooooooooooo

Full Report to come of an awesome 24hrs .!!! 
you think the English channel is hard to swim , think again ... the 2Swim4Life event
is on another level , trying to swim one mile on the hour , every hour for 24 hrs .!! sounds easy ...but trust us its not ...;-) ...full story to come...

Video of 
2Swim4life 2017

( Many Thanks to Katia & Ruth for many of these great pictures )

see you in 2019...