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Elizabeth Stewart
Manly
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The Bold and Beautiful is not swimming as a group. People come down when it suits so there is always someone to photograph for a blog. If you try to look on the bright side, usually you are swimming in to glare. Not today. The swim had a bit of... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Pacific Jules
Yes. Warmer than your balmoral but the wind was nippy
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Bold and Beautiful is not swimming as a group There was a good breeze about today (Suitable for wind surfers) but despite a blue bottle washed up on the sand there were None in the water. The temperature was 16.8 like yesterday but it felt cooler There seems to be... Continue reading
Posted Sep 12, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL SWIM GROUP IS CURRENTLY NOT RUNNING DUE TO THE RISKS OF CORONAVIRUS(COVID-19). IT IS IMPORTANT TO CONTINUE PHYSICAL DISTANCING AND FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH ADVICE. Thank you for swimming at different times of the day and please continue to stay safe and remember to maintain 1.5m distance. Bit... Continue reading
Posted Sep 10, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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After the very hot day yesterday I was thinking about discarding all warm tops and packing away doonas and expected that everyone would leave wetsuits at home and dive in. But it was not so. The water felt quite cold at 16.8. It is all relative. "It's warmer at the... Continue reading
Posted Sep 3, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL SWIM GROUP IS CURRENTLY NOT RUNNING DUE TO THE RISKS OF CORONAVIRUS(COVID-19). IT IS IMPORTANT TO CONTINUE PHYSICAL DISTANCING AND FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH ADVICE. Thank you for swimming at different times of the day and please continue to stay safe and remember to maintain 1.5m distance. Please... Continue reading
Posted Aug 20, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING DUE TO THE RISKS OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19). IT IS IMPORTANT TO CONTINUE PHYSICAL DISTANCING AND FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH ADVICE. Thank you for swimming at different times of the day and please, please continue to maintain 1.5m distance - even in blog photos! Johnny... Continue reading
Posted Aug 13, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING DUE TO THE RISKS OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19). IT IS IMPORTANT TO CONTINUE PHYSICAL DISTANCING AND FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH ADVICE. You can learn a lot of different ways to look at things when you swim year round. If like me you are a natural... Continue reading
Posted Aug 6, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING DUE TO THE RISKS OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19). IT IS IMPORTANT TO CONTINUE PHYSICAL DISTANCING AND FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH ADVICE. Thank you for swimming at different times of the day and please, please continue to maintain 1.5m distance - even in blog photos! You... Continue reading
Posted Jul 30, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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It was quite low tide today when I went swimming. I saw the rocks had lots of crevices and caves in them. When I have lost goggles and a camera, it has proved impossible to find and I suppose it is because the sea has its secret places. But sometimes... Continue reading
Posted Jul 23, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING DUE TO THE IMPORTANCE OF SOCIAL DISTANCING AND STAYING INSIDE AS MUCH AS IS POSSIBLE DUE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) The conditions have changed again. Calmer than it has been but low visibility still. I am still pleased with myself because I entered the... Continue reading
Posted Jul 18, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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I came down today thinking conditions would be massive like Wednesday. They were but not for the skilled swimmers but the conditions were ok for me at halfway when I finally got there. It was terrifying for me to watch some skilled swimmers making their way through the waves AND... Continue reading
Posted Jul 16, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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All the people who swim at Manly are above average* in some sphere of activity. Manly beach itself and Cabbage Tree Aquatic Reserve is well above average. For myself, I have a well above average ability to untangle yarn and thread which came in handy when headphones had thin wires.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 9, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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It was so warm and snuggly in bed this morning. But I went for my swim because of habit. so glad that I did The morning was bright and the water was cool. I found lots of people who had decided to have a swim today. What a reward! It... Continue reading
Posted Jul 3, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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The group is not operating but people who like to swim still go to Manly and enjoy the conditions. With few variables, the beach manages to make very different conditions each day - air temperature, water temperature, wind, swell etc. Today was sunny but the air was chilly; the water... Continue reading
Posted Jun 25, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING DUE TO THE IMPORTANCE OF SOCIAL DISTANCING. (COVID-19) The weatherperson on TV said there would be a cold snap today so I thought it might not be a great day to swim but it was FABULOUS. The temperature in the water was lovely.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 18, 2020 at Pacific Jules
Fabulous debut blog Adrian! My garmin gives me all the sense of time I need while doing a fabulous winter.
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING DUE TO THE IMPORTANCE OF SOCIAL DISTANCING AND STAYING INSIDE AS MUCH AS IS POSSIBLE DUE TO CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19). Entry to the swim There was soft rain out there today. Delightful Getting ready to go in These guys said that the swim was... Continue reading
Posted May 28, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY RUNNING DUE TO THE RISKS OF CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19). IT IS IMPORTANT TO CONTINUE SOCIAL DISTANCING AND FOLLOW PUBLIC HEALTH ADVICE Thank you for swimming at different times of the day and maintaining 1.5m distance. AND WEAR A CAP SO THAT YOU CAN BE SEEN... Continue reading
Posted May 21, 2020 at Pacific Jules
SO MANY board riders!
Toggle Commented May 16, 2020 on Surf's up! at Pacific Jules
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The group is not swimming as a group but members are able to swim as permitted and in accordance with the Public Health Orders. Be mindful that the killer virus is still out there so keep up the right conduct. I swam midday today because it suited me AND BECAUSE... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2020 at Pacific Jules
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Bold and Beautiful swim group is suspended But the sea is there and lots of people are going for exercise. Pools are closed and swimming is an extremely enjoyable exercise which can be done in the sea. While there are many, they are mindful of the restrictions and space apart,... Continue reading
Posted May 7, 2020 at Pacific Jules
Swimmers are lovely. Beautiful but windy day
Toggle Commented May 2, 2020 on Living the life! at Pacific Jules
BOLD & BEAUTIFUL IS NOT CURRENTLY SWIMMING AS A GROUP SOCIAL DISTANCING IS STILL REQUIRED. STAY INSIDE UNLESS EXERCISING. EXERCISE AND GO HOME CORONAVIRUS (COVID) Swimmers are coming from all over to swim at Shelly, Halfway and South Steyne. Here are Jess and Tom at Shelly. It took me ages... Continue reading
Posted Apr 30, 2020 at Pacific Jules