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Life in the fast lane: Finisher!

The Great North Swim (GNS) is over. Posts about the upcoming Great Newham London and Great Scotland Swims are appearing in my timeline and it’s with a mixture of relief  and sadness that I am not involved. 1,174 more words

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Cassie Patten's Training advice for the next Great North Swim

In the final video of our series filmed at Low Wood Bay, Cassie Patten talks to Kate, Anna and Rachel about training in preparation for next years Great North Swim. 381 more words

Great North Swim Tips with Cassie Patten: Nutrition

Following on from our previous Great North Swim Video with Cassie Patten where we covered Sighting and Confidence Kate, Anna and Rachel ask for some tips on what they should eat before a Great Swim or an Open Water Swimming event. 164 more words

Outdoors

Great North Swim Tips with Cassie Patten: Confidence

Following on from our previous Great North Swim Video with Cassie Patten where we covered Sighting, Kate, Anna and Rachel ask for some tips to build their… 242 more words

Low Wood Bay

Great North Swim Tips with Cassie Patten: Sighting

In the second of our video blogs in the lead up to the Great North Swim, Cassie Patten, open water Olympic Bronze and two times World Silver Medalist talks to Kate Cameron, Anna Rogerson and Rachel Amner, a group of three women who are signed up to do the 2 mile race at the Great North Swim and who have all caught the open water swimming ‘bug’. 318 more words

Outdoors

Great North Swim Tips with Cassie Patten: From Pool to Outdoor Swimming

In the first of our video blogs in the lead up to the Great North Swim, Cassie Patten, open water Olympic Bronze and two times World Silver Medalist meet 12 year old Taylor Aplin and gives her some tips on making the transition from pool swimming to the outdoors in the  546 more words

Outdoors

Swimming challenge for Children’s Hospice fundraiser

In early June a local fundraiser will brave the chilly water of Lake Windermere to support the care provided at Cumbria’s Children’s Hospice by completing the Great North Swim. 712 more words

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