Swim Through Darkness - December 14 Swim - Stars everywhere!
Swim Start Time 23:22
December 14 2020
Charity AWARE NI
Swim Distance 1.34KM
Absolutely beautiful night! Huge blanket of stars, some some shooting stars as I swam. I swam on my back for a bit to check it all out. Amazing night! I love this! Nice swell, very clean and a super low tide. Probably my most memorable swim so far.
Thank you for reading this far! Please if you have a few spare quid use it to help the charity AWARE NI via the link here.... https://www.justgiving.com/fundraising/al-mennie
Info - I am swimming a total of 100km through the darkness, in the darkest and coldest months of the year off the North Coast of Ireland. My aim...to inspire those who may be struggling in dark times to keep going. I also aim to raise awareness and funds for the depression Charity Aware NI. We all face dark times in life at some point and it can be extremely overwhelming.
Safety - Please don't think that because I am doing this that you too should do this or something similar. I am very experienced in the sea with knowledge that is only gained through many years of exposure to the sea in all her moods. I have a safety and location system in place including continual contact with people on land every time I swim.