On Saturday 26th April four members of staff from Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, St Crispin’s Leisure Centre and Carnival Pool, alongside 12 members from leisure centres across Wokingham, will take on a cycling challenge to raise money for WheelPower. The 112-mile challenge will take the riders from Hampton Court to Boscombe sea front using scenic […]
LOCAL LEISURE CENTRE MAKES A SPLASH FOR MARIE CURIE CANCER CARE AND SPORT RELIEF
Carnival Pool Leisure Centre and Loddon Valley Leisure Centre in Wokingham are diving into the world’s biggest fundraising swim this April to raise money for Marie Curie Cancer Care and Sport Relief.
- The swimathon will take place on the weekend of 27th- 29th April and will give thousands of swimmers the opportunity to raise vital funds for Marie Curie Cancer Care through Swimathon’s established Distance Challenges and for Sport Relief with the new ‘Big Splash Mile for Sport Relief’
- Swimathon Weekend participants swimming for Marie Curie Cancer Care can choose from the 5k, 2.5k or Team 5k challenges and those opting to raise money for the ‘Big Splash Mile for Sport Relief’ can take part individually or as part of a team to complete a Mile
Tony Penge, Contract Manager at Carnival Pool Leisure Centre and Loddon Valley Leisure Centre, said:
We all know that 2012 will be a very special year for sport in Britain and the swimathon will be a good way to get people raising money for two great charities. There’s still time for people to get involved in the Swimathon, get sponsored and raise as much money as possible for charity.