Year's Day sea swim at Brean fulfills pair's challenge
hardy souls braved the chilly waters of the Bristol Channel at
Brean on Wednesday to complete a challenge of taking a New Year's
Day sea swim.
rain and strong winds failed to halt Dan Curl and Christine Vogelsang,
from Bristol, from completing the dip.
told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "It is totally out of character
for us - we work together as colleagues - and have not done something
like this before."
it was mentioned in the office as a bit of a challenge, we got
talking about it and decided to go through with it!"
water was very cold - really bitter in fact - but the air temperature
felt relatively warm when we got out."
wanted to get the year off to fresh start by doing something completely
different and definitely done that. We are now thinking about
doing the Three Peaks Challenge later in the year."