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Staff member at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre to swim 5k for charity

A member of staff at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre is hoping to raise £500 for Pancreatic Cancer UK by attempting to complete a 5k swim in less than 90 minutes on Tuesday 20th March.

  • Dan Julian, a 20-year-old supervisor at Loddon Valley, has worked at the centre since he was 16 and is currently training for the marines
  • Sponsor forms are available at the Loddon Valley Leisure Centre reception

Quotations:

Tony Penge, Contract Manager at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, said:

It’s great to see our staff members using their talents to support charity, like Pancreatic Cancer UK. We’re really excited to see Dan rise to this challenge and hope that the local community will get behind him and help achieve his £500 target.

 

Dan Julian, supervisor at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, said

I’m really looking forward to this, I’ve been training for awhile now and feel ready to complete my 5k swim. It’s a great feeling to know I’m raising money for Pancreatic Cancer UK. I hope people continue to sponsor me, I promise I won’t let you down!

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