What a morning! Duskies, Big Jellies, Yellow Tail.. and 320 happy pink-capped swimmers amongst it all!
Fellow Sunday Blogger Emma introduced me to Poppy, who is about to sail around Australia to raise funds and awareness for Parkinson's:
If you want to support Poppy, click here:
Little Sarah trying to get into an intimate photo with Drinks, whilst fighting off competing blog tarts:
Our youngest swimmer and newbie today - Leah, aged 6, with her proud mum:
Lesbubbles and Saturday Blogger Mary:
Like clockwork.. 7am procession down the ramp:
Max complained he never gets on the blog.. you're welcome mate:
Kids waiting at the point - JK would be so proud..
It was buzzing at Shelly. And I believe there was a birthday but I happened to be at the wrong end of the beach:
Women off the Wall:
If you are a fan of Shelley K and/or appreciate the intricacies of well choreographed blog tarting (as I do), sit back and enjoy the following segment:
Slightly more subtle.. The Tardis:
I also bumped into Shaun, founder of 'Anxious Swimmers Anonymous':
Chatting to Shaun, I just missed my chance to take a group photo of today's Doublers at the point:
Luckily, Fiona offered to pose as official representative for all Doublers and Triplers today:
Named and shamed.. Peta caught entering the water at 7:42 today:
Back at the club, everyone was busy with hair and make-up:
Lesbubbles with her BFF's Wendy & Mary:
I leave you with a post-double encore from the very talented Shelley K:
That's it. Nothing more to say. Have a fantastic Sunday everyone!
Soak up the sunshine. Love life. Be nice to each other!
Temp 22.6 degrees (up 10 basis points DoD)
Swimmers 320 (up 10 swimmers DoD)
Newbies 9 (up 8 newbies DoD)
Sunrise 7.02am (flat DoD)
Sunset 6:58pm (down 3 minutes DoD)
2017 Summer Badge Ceremony – Sunday 2nd April
You’ve done the hard yards and got your Summer Badge(s), now come and collect your badges with all the pomp and ceremony the B&B can muster. Bring along $10 for each badge you have earned (correct money appreciated). The venue is the Royal Far West Children’s Home (opposite the beach) on Sunday 2nd April, straight after the regular swim! Everyone is welcome, family, friends and swimmers alike.
A $5 donation will be payable to the RFW at the gate for hosting this event, and .... RFW will provide a FREE breakfast (sausage sandwich and a coffee/tea). Bookings are essential to ensure there is enough food. Book here for Badge Breakfast
All 2017 summer badge qualifiers will be presented with their well earned badge(s), so whether you are getting one personally or you want to enjoy the celebrations of your fellow swimmers, a great morning is guaranteed so come along, soak up the atmosphere and get inspired for the upcoming winter badges..