Scarlett’s 100km to save the Carterton Indoor Pool

$3,610 donated
Given by 33 generous donors in around 3 months

Save the Carterton indoor pool. 100km in the month of March.

Carterton, Wellington

I am Scarlett Wadham, I am 13 years old and a competitive swimmer for the Carterton Swimming Club and I want to help raise funds so we can save the Carterton Indoor Pool. In the month of March I am going to swim 100 km at the Carterton Pool which is the same distance as the English Channel, Cook Strait and Taupo.

Swimming is such an important skill to have so you can enjoy all our wonderful lakes, rivers and coastline we have in NZ. I hope every child in NZ has the opportunity to learn to swim which is why we need to save the Carterton pool, which is one of the only indoor facility in South Wairarapa for learn to swim.

Please help me raise funds so every person has to same opportunities to swim that I have had.

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Invitation to attend the CENTRAL ITM Big Swim Event Wrap & Presentation  8 April 2024

Posted by: SPLASH

The Carterton Indoor Pool Project invite you to an evening of connection and celebration.

Please join us at 6pm, on Monday 29 April at the White Swan Country Hotel GREYTOWN to celebrate the community’s achievements and connect with the people who are involved with using the Carterton Indoor Pool.

The CENTRAL ITM Big Swim 10^6 involved over 340 participants, who covered 2,552,083m (including two solo swims across of Lake Taupō), resulting in $52,766.10 dollars donated.

Please RSVP to before 25th April.

Ngā mihi mahana,

The Carterton Indoor Pool Project Team.

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The CENTRAL ITM Big Swim 10^6

Swim individually or as a team, and help to urgently upgrade the only community indoor pool in Southern Wairarapa.

Latest donations

Claire on 03 Apr 2024
Guest Donor
Guest Donor on 02 Apr 2024
Scarlett Wadham

Thanks for your very kind donation

Scarlett Wadham
The J Booths
The J Booths on 02 Apr 2024
Awesome swim Nana Bev and Scarlett
Scarlett Wadham

Thanks again J & J

Scarlett Wadham
JJ and Clarr
JJ and Clarr on 02 Apr 2024
Scarlett Wadham

Thanks so much JJ and Claire very kind

Scarlett Wadham
Pip on 02 Apr 2024
Awsome work Scarlett 👏
Scarlett Wadham

Thanks so much Pip and thanks for looking after Teddy while I’m away he loves coming to your place.

Scarlett Wadham

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This campaign started on 2 Jan 2024 and ended on 14 Apr 2024.