I started swimming at a very early age at school. When I was three the teachers used to row us out to sea in a little boat until they got about a 2 miles from the shore - then we had to swim back. I quite liked the swim - it was getting out of the sack that was difficult.
So now, with a given nickname of Flipper & a penchant for at least two immersions in water a day & from nearly dying from a related malarial incident in Africa, I felt it imperative I get in the pool (Crystal Palace, 3 Dec) and raise as much cash as I can to help buy as many mosquito nets as possible.....
I will be aiming