"A Few Good Men" (& Women) are Volunteers !
Our regular Tuesdays blogger & his wife Melissa & Brian are volunteers for the SES !
so as you could imagine they had a very busy night & didn't get any sleep doing a sometimes thankless task !!!
This sign says it all doesn't it !
Of todays 21 swimmers who were brave enough to go for a swim !
only 1 did the whole swim entering from Manly & swimming back.........Mighty effort David Panton !
Deep Vein thrombosis compression badges..... OH&S compliant I'm sure !
Manly council sent one of its workers (Shaun) down to help out in the rough conditions
Dave reckons he will be swimming again tomorrow in the even bigger swell predicted.
I'm sure if his body gets washed ashore there will be many of the girls wanting to give him mouth-to-mouth, might be worth coming down just to see that !
"A" teamers deserted the wet benches for the comfort of Bluewater & a cheaper $10 brekky !!
Virginal blogger Sterling is filling in for Tim on Thursday !
I think Tim's wife is having a their baby ! Woohoo ! !
B&Bers swim everyday rain hail or shine 365days a year !
Water temp was a lovely 20.2 degrees
Remember that there are no badges for scaring yourself silly! While it is great to extend your boundaries, it is important to know your limits. Also, if you have a bit more experience, keep an eye out for new swimmers who might need company. Do read these excellent tips on staying safe in the surf. To read, or even download, click here.
A big thanks to Jill for the surf photos !
Carlton Quartly clocked up his 1000k badge on Sunday by doing a double
Have a great day ! Mine started out great !!!
Love you all ! !