Rotary Club cancels annual Brean Swimarathon
Rotary Club has cancelled its annual fundraising Swimarathon, which
was due to take place this coming weekend.
seventh Swimarathon, organised by Burnham-On-Sea Rotary Club, was
due to take place at Brean Splash on Sunday February 4th.
one of the organisers, George Moon, told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "I
am sorry to advise that this event has had to be cancelled due to
a lack of support."
publicity and several follow-up e-mails from the organisers only
four groups wished to take part this year, which is not enough to
make the event viable."
Splash very kindly make their pool available without charge for
a Sunday morning and we felt that with so little take-up it would
be unfair for their normal customers to be denied access."
event saw local community groups swimming lengths of the pool to
raise sponsorship funds for the causes.
Several of the swimmers at last year's Swimarathon event