Clinton Le Sueur

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40 year-old Clinton Le Sueur loves the outdoors – anything from rock climbing, mountain biking and hiking to surfing and swimming.  He, who works in the wine industry as a winemaker and importer of high quality oak barrels for the production of premium wines, got back into swimming 18 months …

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Anthony Pearse

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Anthony Pearse is a local Cape Town boy who lives for water sports – Surf skiing, water polo, surf lifesaving and water skiing.  He has completed five PE – East London Surfski Challenges.

Martin Vleggaar

Martin Vleggaar

Surfer, cold water swimmer, lifeguard and retired helicopter rescue swimmer – Martin Vleggaar’s life is based around the ocean.  He is looking forward to Swim for Hope as his “rehab swim”, following two operations in 2013 which have forced him to put long swims on ice for over a year.  Martin, …

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Richard Child

Richard Child

With an English Channel crossing as well as a number of Robben Island swims to his name, 61 year-old Richard Child is no stranger to the sport of open water swimming.  This engineer who loves philosophy, arguing, and red wine, has  been running his own manufacturing company making railway brakes …

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Lindsay de Kock

Lindsay de Kock

Known as the “Swimming Granny” amongst her learners, children and grandchildren alike, Lindsay de Kock has numerous Robben Island crossings to her name, and partakes in just about every open water swimming race in the Western Cape and beyond.  She is a part of the Midmar 8 mile club, and …

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Colin Gluch

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Colin Gluch (or Snake van Wyk as he answers to best) is an engineer running a factory that manufactures machine parts used in the plastic, rubber and explosive industries, and lists Law or Literature as alternate career paths for next time round on this rock called earth! As much as he …

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