I’ve been going swimming about once a week for the last month in order to start preparing for the Swimathon Weekend 2012 (for Marie Curie Cancer Care).
Originally I was meant to be doing about 1.25k of the total 5k that the team has to complete in 3 hours. After a couple of drop-outs though, I now need to be able to swim 2.5k in an hour and a half, gives me more of a challenge! My stroke of choice is generally breast-stroke but I’m finding that it might not be quick enough, so I’m going to have to do some serious work on my front crawl.
Now that its only 2 months away I figure that I should start actively getting people to sponsor me. So: