The day started with a rude 5:45am awakening. All the planning and preparation was finally over, and today was the day, that marked the start of the River Severn Swim. I was quite nervous on the way up in the
Just a quick update, as I’m off to River Severn in awhile for one of my last training swims. I really wanted a minimum of two full-time paddlers, so that the paddlers have a bit of company on the river.
In 7 days I will be attempting the toughest challenge of my life, with the exception of sitting through an episode of “Keeping up with the Kardashians”. I can’t believe how fast the month of May is going. Life has
Only two weeks until I will be undertaking the toughest challenge of my life. To say that I’m not nervous, would be a complete lie. I’m very nervous about what I will be faced with. But I know that I
The preliminary itinerary for the River Severn Swim is as follows: I cannot wait to get started. Am I 100% ready for this challenge? I truly don’t know the answer to that question. One thing I do know, is that
On the Wednesday the first of June, I will be attempting to swim down the River Severn, the longest river in the UK, at 354km. The source of the river is located in Plynlimon in Mid Wales, and will finish
For the past week I have been in Cyprus on holiday. I am getting in some great sessions also, which is a ‘must do’ as I will be starting the River Severn Swim during the start of June. This swim is
Of late, my main focus has been on the planning of the River Severn Swim. A couple of weekends ago, I visited the River Severn in order to see the source of the river. I parked up the car at Hafren Forest Car