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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

Quotations:

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.

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Archive

112 miles, 16 bikes and one big challenge to raise money for WheelPower

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 […]

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Cricket pro takes position at Loddon Valley Leisure Centre

Loddon Valley Leisure has announced the appointment of Darron Augustus as its new Health and Fitness Manager Darron, aged 25 from Wokingham, had worked at the centre in 2011 as a Fitness Consultant but chose to pursue his dream of playing cricket in Australia’s premier league After six months on the other side of the […]

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Fun and games at St Crispin’s for Sport Relief

St Crispin’s Leisure Centre hosted a fun day for Sainsbury’s Sport Relief on 23rd March to raise money for the worthy cause, with 200 people taking part to raise money for charity The organisers at the centre are hoping to have beaten their target by raising over £1,000, with the money raised being spent on […]

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