Beth O'Connor

Balmoral 1km Swim 2019

I'm supporting cancer research and prevention with Can Too Foundation.

Balmoral Beach is beautiful, but it's not quite the sparkling turquoise waters of Mauritius in my profile pic. And racing 1km will be significantly harder than sipping rum on the deck of a yacht. 

So why am I doing this? And why should am I asking you for money?

Because, 1 in 3 women and 1 in 2 men will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. This means that potentially someone we love may have to battle cancer, and that’s a statistic that needs to change.

That’s where the Can Too Foundation came in. Can Too provide professionally coached training programs for participants – of any fitness level – to run, swim and cycle their way to a healthier lifestyle and a cancer-free world.

In return, I am raising valuable funds that go towards innovation in the prevention, care, and control of cancer. Since 2005, Can Too Foundation have trained over 15,000 participants, raised over $20,000,000 to invest in 158 one-year cancer research grants.

It would be fantastic if you could sponsor me, or even better join me in the water. 

Thank you for your support!

Thank you to my Sponsors

$250

Rick For Cara Computing

$100

Robaroo

Great cause! I’ll double it if you upgrade to 5km :)

$53.04

Ren Fernando

$52

Ash

You’re amazing - happy swimming xx

$52

James Baird

$52

Sylvia Quang

Have a great swim! You are truly amazing, and an inspiration.

$52

Andrew Gawthorne

$52

The Pewlars

Go you good thing!

$52

Julia Ban

Go Beth! Good stuff x

$50

Christopher Frankish

$50

Ni Gordon

This is such an amazing way to get fit, and raise money and awareness of a great cause. I'll be there to cheer you on!

$42.64

Courtney Nolly-charters

You go girl! Amazing cause!

$41.60

Shonagh Rasmussen

Amazing work Beth x

$26

Natasha Fiodoroff

Cancer sucks balls

$20.80

Wendy Hurworth

Good luck Beth. Hope it goes brilliantly. Much love W xxxx

$20.80

Iva Peric

Proud of you Betho, great cause xxx

$20

Renee And James

Wooooooooo!

$20

Andrew Pitter

It is great that you are doing this!!

$20

Kim

You are AWESOME, love you dada x

$10

Ashley Brammer

$6.40

Beth O'connor

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