Swimmers Helping Swimmers In The Open Water

Swimmers Helping Swimmers In The Open Water

MIDMAR, SOUTH AFRICA. In addition to the 8 Mile Charity Club efforts at the aQuellé Midmar Mile, race director Wayne Riddin have set up a Swimmers Fund where the participants in the Midmar Mile are requested to make donations to a special fund that will be distributed to the 2012 Olympic 10K Marathon Swim athletes at the 2012 London Olympics.

A 5-member board consisting of Wayne Riddin, Dean Price, Graham Hill, Terence Parkin and Ryk Neethling, will distribute the funds according to the world rankings of each swimmer.

Photo shows the branded aQuellé Midmar Mile ankle transponder.

Copyright © 2011 by Open Water Source