Topsham To Turf Swim 2018

Topsham to Turf Swim 2018

Applications for 2019, will be available in early 2019.

We would like to say a MASSIVE thank you to the 91 swimmers that participated in the Topsham to Turf swim on Sunday 19th August 2018! It was a fantastic day. We would also like to thank all the volunteers that helped in and out of the water!

Thank you to our sponsors Darts Farm, Tarka Springs, Turf Hotel, Get Fruity, Bluebird Care Exeter, Ocean Physio & Rehab, Wilkinson Grant, Michelmores Solicitors, Millbrook Village and Burrington Estates.

There have been many photos taken and have been uploaded on our Facebook page;

We’ve had a few emails in regarding times and positions. We were taking numbers down for safety purposes so no times were recorded our end unless you recorded them yourself. However, we did mark down the first 10 swimmers that came out of the water;

  1. Number 95 – Lynsey Willis
  2. Number 61 – Joe Osborne
  3. Number 66 – Kathryn Saddler
  4. Numbers 20 and 79 – Jenny King and Del Pitcher – JOINT 4th and 5th
  5. Numbers 20 and 79 – Jenny King and Del Pitcher
  6. Number 33 – Katie Irving
  7. Number 10 – Peter Taylor
  8. Number 76 – Vitaly Varvinskiy
  9. Number 39 – Olivia McGonigle
  10. Number 86 – Tristan Kinloch

The first female out the water; Number 35 – Lynsey Willis

The first male out of the water; Number 61 – Joe Osborne

The first Under 18 out of the water/ our youngest swimmer; Number 21 – Harriet King

















Wilkinson & Grant Co wrote a lovely article about the Topsham to Turf Swim on their Inspire Magazine;