Tag: Isle of Wight

Swimmers Help Sailors Help Survivors

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 60 volunteers, 21 kayakers, 9 escort boats and onshore support teams helped 21 swimmers complete the 2.5 nautical mile swim from Stokes Bay to Ryde Sands this weekend. Together the group helped raise more than £25,000 for Anna Wardley's Solent Swim Challenge in aid of the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust on the

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Anna’s Back To Head To Isle Of Wight

Anna Wardley is no sooner dry than she begins planning her next adventure. Relentlessly optimistic and endlessly energetic with a hugely bright swile, Wardley is teaming up with the Ellen MacArthur Cancer Trust to host the 2014 Solent Swim Challenge. Wardley and the Trust are looking for swimmers to swim 2.5 nautical miles from the British mainland to the

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Anna Wardley Round And Round She Goes

Over the last two years, Anna Wardley has been raising money for the Samaritans (www.samaritans.org), The Ellen McArthur Trust (www.ellenmacarthurcancertrust.org), and Sail Africa (sailafrica.org). She has taken it upon herself to swim around Dragonera (Mallorca, Spain), Portsea (Hampshire, UK), Jersey (Channel Islands), Tiree (Inner Hebrides, Scotland) and

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Anna Wardley Wants To Make It A Quartet

Anna Wardley will attempt to become the fourth person to swim around the Isle of Wight, the largest island of England. It is located in the English Channel and separated from the mainland by a strait called the Solent. The Island has many resorts which have been holiday destinations since Victorian times. The following individuals have completed an island

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