OK well I held up my end of the bargain, and here's the proof!
The tide was out, so instead of jumping from the tower we had to run in from the beach. Myself and a friend (In Santa hats) running in:
Look who made an appearance:
The place was PACKED with people:
A small drink to warm myself up
It was fecking FREEZING, really cold without a wetsuit. You wouldn't last long in the water this time of year - If anything the swim makes you respect the water even more... if you fell off your boat in your clothes you're a gonner!
Happy XMas everyone, thanks so much for the donations (Hope COPE are greatful too for your generousity!)