Tag - Northbridge Amateur Swimming Club

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Giving thanks for the gift of swimming
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The swimming club at Northbridge Baths

Giving thanks for the gift of swimming

On the 23rd anniversary of my mother’s death I’d like to pay tribute to her for passing on the swimming gene to my sister and brother and me. Mum’s love of water started on Maroubra Beach¬†where her father Austin swam every morning before work and where he taught her to body surf. When the seas[…]

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The swimming club at Northbridge Baths

A couple of Saturdays ago I ventured back to Northbridge Baths, where I spent a signficant part of my childhood. I arrived around 8am in time to experience the joys of the Saturday morning swimming club. From the late 1960s to the very early 80s I was a member of the swimming club. Every Saturday[…]

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