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Just a few days into the new year and we've had it all from blue skies and angry sea TO THIS Stats: Temp: 19.4 Newbies: not as many as yesterday Swimmers: lost count at 279 SUMMER SWIMS As the Summer long distance swimming season approaches, it seems appropriate to explain... Continue reading
Posted Jan 5, 2019 at Pacific Jules
Thank you. The amended version finally made it.
Toggle Commented Jan 1, 2019 on New Year's Day 2019 at Pacific Jules
Thank you. The amended version finally made it.
Toggle Commented Jan 1, 2019 on New Year's Day 2019 at Pacific Jules
A new version is posted. Such a fine performance by you, I couldn't let it go to waste.
Toggle Commented Jan 1, 2019 on New Year's Day 2019 at Pacific Jules
A new version is posted
Toggle Commented Jan 1, 2019 on New Year's Day 2019 at Pacific Jules
A new version is posted
Toggle Commented Jan 1, 2019 on New Year's Day 2019 at Pacific Jules
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Happy New Year. The start to another year of wonderful friendships, frivolity and FUN. Stats: Temp: 19.0 Newbies; more than 15 Swimmers; 357 Operation Crayweed Grass planting in Cabbage Tree Bay If you are interested in supporting/assisting this initiative by way of signing up to be a CV (Citizen Volunteer)... Continue reading
Posted Dec 31, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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Thanks Jac You inspired me.
Toggle Commented Dec 16, 2018 on Sunday December 16, 2018 at Pacific Jules
Thanks Gem. Definitely Shelley at her best.
Toggle Commented Dec 16, 2018 on Sunday December 16, 2018 at Pacific Jules
Thank you. Knowing I have bought you a little joy on a Sunday makes it all worthwhile.
Toggle Commented Dec 16, 2018 on Sunday December 16, 2018 at Pacific Jules
Exactly Jac has inspired me.
Toggle Commented Dec 16, 2018 on Sunday December 16, 2018 at Pacific Jules
Thank you.
Toggle Commented Dec 16, 2018 on Sunday December 16, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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It was a bit bumpy today. Stats: Swimmers 258 Newbies: Quite a few including Charlie and Michael Temp: 19.7 Summer Swim Badges As the Summer long distance swimming season approaches, it seems appropriate to explain what it takes to earn a Summer badge. Three long distance swims are on offer:... Continue reading
Posted Dec 15, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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I'm sure most of you think that the daily blog is published by a well oiled machine of dedicated bloggers. Monday to Saturday, you would be right. Then you come to Sunday. After the swim I asked Rainer who was blogging this morning for the Sunday team. We couldn't figure... Continue reading
Posted Nov 24, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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Thanks Lisa
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Thanks Jac, I owe you.
Toggle Commented Nov 18, 2018 on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Pacific Jules
Thank you Elizabeth
Toggle Commented Nov 18, 2018 on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Pacific Jules
Thanks Gem, I will definitely include you in further blogs with comments like that.
Toggle Commented Nov 18, 2018 on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Pacific Jules
Thanks Mary. John Bond's credibility is shot.
Toggle Commented Nov 18, 2018 on Sunday, November 18, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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Another perfect start to the day so settle back and catch up on some of the highlights of the morning. management notices Stats Temp: supposedly 24.3 but no one believed it. More like 18. Note to John Bond - those $2 shop thermometers may not be that accurate. Swimmers: 387... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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Great blog Jac. Also hate your blogs, it makes it so much harder for us other bloggers to live up to your new set standard.
Toggle Commented Nov 4, 2018 on Seaweed Sunday Vlog at Pacific Jules
Thanks Shelley. Daylight saving meant we were up at the crack of dawn. Just adding to the festivities of this auspicious morn.
Toggle Commented Oct 7, 2018 on Sunday October 7, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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The surf club clock showed 6:37 But it was incredibly quiet on the beachfront for a Sunday morning That was until surprise surprise the 7 o'clockers emerged from the water at 6:38 (according to the surfclub clock). What was going on? You guessed it - the start of daylight saving.... Continue reading
Posted Oct 6, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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Water temp dropped back below 17 today and felt much colder. The 6:30 crew hitting the water on a fairly overcast start to the day. Fortunately it had brightened up significantly by 7. Errol and Jo with Adrian lurking in the background. All is back to normal in WOW Land... Continue reading
Posted Sep 29, 2018 at Pacific Jules
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Spring sprang to life on Sept 1 with a sensational start to the season and then rapidly deteriorated into a cold, dreary wet week. Anyway, this morning looks as though Spring has sprung again as we were greeted with glorious sunshine and perfect conditions. The only thing more radiant than... Continue reading
Posted Sep 8, 2018 at Pacific Jules