Date: 25 June 2020
Interview number: 011
Interviewee: Tanya Suggett, Warrnambool ocean swimmer
Venue: Pavilion Cafe & Bar, Warrnambool, Victoria
We met up with Tanya at the Pavilion Cafe & Bar after her regular 3km swim in the bay with swim buddy Karoline (who had to duck off to work). After a cold shower, we talked about the growing ocean swimming scene in Warrnambool – which she has helped facilitate, an awesome initiative a local swimmer implemented with the help of the local Council, and how ocean swimming provides the perfect escape from the madness of real life.
Tanya also shared with us her secret ‘chafe prevention’ cream and we got to watch the unique scene of horses training in the ocean at sunrise.
In this snippet from the full podcast interview, Tanya talks about how ocean swimming is taking off in Warrnambool and the awesome initiative one local swimmer had implemented by the local Council for local swimmers.
Name: Warrnambool Ocean Swimmers (The Bool Sharks)
Location: Pavilion Cafe & Bar, Warrnambool, Victoria
Meeting times: Saturday’s and weekly morning group swims by arrangement
Contact: Visit the The Bool Sharks Facebook group