Tag Archive for 'Skipton Swimarathon'

Roger Allsopp appointed patron of Skipton Swimarathon

February 6th, 2013 by Skipton International Ltd

Skipton Swimarathon has appointed Roger Allsopp as its first patron in time for the 2013 event, which takes place between 2 and 6 October 2013. Roger was an inspirational choice as last year’s Ambassador, becoming the public face of the event. Hailed as one of the Independent newspaper’s 100 outstanding people whose charitable work makes […]

Skipton Swimarathon appoints new chairman

December 25th, 2012 by Skipton International Ltd

Steve Hogg replaces Jeff Kitts as Chairman of the Skipton Swimarathon from January 2013. Jeff Kitts is retiring after 5 years, having enjoyed over 36 years involvement in the event. Steve Hogg is a retired HSBC area manager and is actively involved in a number of local charities. He is a member of the Rotary […]

Saffery Champness raised the most for charity at Skipton Swimarathon

October 24th, 2012 by Saffery Champness

Saffery Champness has once again been named the firm that raised the most amount of money at this year’s Skipton Swimarathon. The firm entered two teams, made up of a mixture of 18 staff members and their children, for the 36th Skipton Swimarathon. At the awards evening on 18 October 2012 Guernsey’s Bailiff, Richard Collas, […]

Time to give money pledged to Skipton Swimarathon swimmers

October 11th, 2012 by Skipton International Ltd

The 36th annual Skipton Swimarathon was a great success. During the five days of the 2012 event from 3 to 7 October 2012, over 170 teams swam more than 500 kilometres. The enormous task of collecting funds pledged now starts in earnest, whilst a large amount was collected during the event, team captains are encouraged […]

Still time to enter team in Skipton Swimarathon to raise money for Guernsey Cardiac Action Group

October 5th, 2012 by Skipton International Ltd

The 2012 Skipton Swimarathon got off to a bang on Wednesday 3 October at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre and again on 4 October with the first of two “At large” events held in schools. So far, 30 teams have swum to raise funds for this year’s Guernsey Cardiac Action Group appeal, bringing in over £6,000 […]

Can any financial services company raise more Swimarathon funds than Saffery Champness?

October 2nd, 2012 by Saffery Champness

Saffery Champness is fielding 18 swimmers for the 2012 Skipton Swimarathon which is on the 3rd to the 7th October. The fiduciary and accountancy firm has entered two teams, made up of a mixture of staff members and their children, for the 36th Swimarathon. Last year Saffery Champness were presented with the RG Falla Cup by former Bailiff […]

Skipton Swimarathon open to all to support worthy cause

September 27th, 2012 by Skipton International Ltd

Roger Allsopp, Skipton Swimarathon Ambassador, will be entering three teams into this year’s event – the Channel Swimmers, the Support Crew Team and the Guernsey Masters. The Channel Swimmers Roger, Davey le Marquand, Iain Lowe, Bec Simmons and Naomi Wakeford are all acclaimed open water swimmers. Roger is very excited about this year’s event which […]

Still time to enter a team for Skipton Swimarathon at Beau Sejour from 3 to 7 October 2012 to raise funds for Guernsey Cardiac Action Group

September 20th, 2012 by Skipton International Ltd

The Skipton Swimarathon will be held at Beau Sejour Leisure Centre from 3 October to 7 October 2012. It is open to teams of four or more people.  Form a team from school, family, friends, work or clubs, and choose a captain, and start collecting sponsorship. Places are filling up fast, especially on the Sunday […]

Skipton Swimarathon in October to aid Guernsey Cardiac Action Group

July 16th, 2012 by Skipton International Ltd

The Skipton Swimarathon on 3 to 7 October 2012 is all about having fun and raising funds for good causes locally. In 2012, money is being collected for the Guernsey Cardiac Action Group to help them purchase and provide training for the use of twelve public access defibrillators, which will be placed in and around […]

Guernsey’s Cardiac Action Group chosen as lead beneficiary for 2012 Skipton Swimarathon

June 27th, 2012 by Skipton International Ltd

Guernsey’s Cardiac Action Group is the unanimous choice as lead beneficiary for this year’s Skipton Swimarathon, to be held at Beau Sejour from 3 to 7 October 2012. The decision was made by the Skipton Swimarathon Committee after reviewing a large number of high quality applications from a range of worthy causes in Guernsey. The […]