Tal-Handaq Nostalgia

Memories of the Royal Naval School, Malta, 1947 - 1978.

Swimming Sports 2
Lesley Cole

Swimming Sports 2

Lesley Cole

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Album name:Prefect / Tal Handaq 40-50s (1947 - 1959)
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Date added:Mar 18, 2008
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OldBat   [Mar 18, 2008 at 05:53 AM]
Smashing pictures of Ricasoli swimming sports - but did we ever think of the quality of that harbour water at the time?! Somehow I don't think that Health and Safety would approve!
Prefect   [Mar 18, 2008 at 07:17 AM]
Indeed! And that was at a time before ships were fitted with sewage treatment plants so everything went in the harbour! Perhaps that is why the event was later moved to St George's Bay.
OldBat   [Nov 29, 2011 at 06:30 PM]
And not before time, obviously!
Nick Woodley   [Nov 30, 2011 at 05:40 AM]
You did'nt actually swim in Grand harbour, you just went through the motions.
Prefect   [Nov 30, 2011 at 06:15 AM]
Rolling Eyes The old ones are the best.
Nick Robinson   [Dec 01, 2011 at 11:34 AM]
Goodness, I remember doing my Bronze, Silver and Gold ASA awards between these pontoons......mouth shut of course
David Robinson   [Oct 08, 2013 at 04:54 PM]
I remember doing my Gold here in the depth of winter; I remember the pontoons being larger! There was a very high diving board here that we had to jump off in our pjs and make a floatation device out of the pj bottoms.

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