From The Promenade Slip To The Gear Pole & Back
Raising funds to help increase the quality of life of Cystic Fibrosis sufferers and to aid significant research
2016 Swim For Logan Thanks
Once again an amazing effort with Ian and Jo for the bbqbarbeque, Jacqui and mum for pasties and cakes and all those who baked, cooked and worked the stalls on the day.
In particular we must mention the amazing cake created by Jenny George based on Logan’s very own pirate designs, she did us proud again!
Registration & Collectors &Volunteers
A big thank you to Kay for faultless registration and Holly and her sister ( CF TRUST ) for help with the timings and of course to Megaphone Man who kept us entertained and informed throughout the day.
A big shout out to Luke Brown of Luke Brown photography who always ( no matter how busy he is ) comes down and takes the most divine photographs of the swimmers to record their stupendous efforts.
Thanks also to Mounts Bay Harriers who always support us with publicity and sponsorship through the SFL hats.
Safety On The Water
Once again we had brilliant safety on the water volunteered and provided by:
- Penzance Canoe Club who once again did us proud on the water as they do every year.
- Penzance Sea Cadets – Matt Bird for organising and Alex and his crew who were there on the day
- Dan Tolchard and his crew with Kernow Kayaks support for swimmers
- Penlee Lifeboat– Patch and his crew for his support as always
Every year these organisations turn out and help us and the swim could not take place without them.
A big thank you to all these local businesses who donated prizes for the raffle which raised a substantial amount of funds and is always a great crowd puller!
- Jenny George for the amazing cake as always
- Cape Cornwall Golf Club – Cream Tea
- Heathers Tea Shop – Cream Tea
- Mermaid II - A Cruise For 2
- Ma Larkins Sweet Shop
- No 36 Causewayhead
- Ansome Cakes
- Drecklys - Cream Tea For 2
- Seaview Fish And Chips
- Down The Cove – Crabbing Kit
- St Justin Gift Shop
Most of all and most importantly to all of you who jumped in and swam – it is a most challenging swim and you all did it and raised funds for our cause we have raised nearly £1800 with sponsorship monies still coming well done and thank you and we are so grateful....see you all next year!
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