Since the introduction of the Saundersfoot New Year’s Day Swim shirt in 2006, there have been a number of sporting stars and celebrities who have worn the infamous jersey. Such individuals have included Sam Warburton, Rhod Glibert, George North, Dame Tanni Grey-Thompson and Michael Sheen.
Since the launch of the NYDS 2019 shirt last week, organisers have been quick off the mark to get the latest star – can you guess who it is?
CLUE: You are unlikely to get any change out of his when he is at work! Click on the picture to see if you are right
LEIGH HALFPENNY SPORTING THE NYDS 2019 SHIRT
Did you get it right? Yes, it was Scarlets, Wales and British Lions rugby star Leigh Halfpenny. Leigh was in Saundersfoot last week for a well-earned break following Wales’ clean sweep during the autumn Internationals.
More eagerly anticipated that Teresa May’s Brexit negotiations, the design of the 2019 New Year’s Day Swim shirt has been revealed!!!
And there is a topical treat for all those cycling fans out there, because to celebrate Geraint Thomas’ fantastic Tour de France win the 2019 shirt features Charlie Shivers in the iconic yellow jersey. With that in mind, the theme for the 2019 swim will be anything YELLOW!
Thank you to the businesses who sponsor the shirt and thank you as well to the St. Brides Spa Hotel for their continued hospitality.
Not long now until Saundersfoot New Year’s Day Swim 2019 - Are you ready?
You’ll be pleased to know that NYDS 2019 will have a fancy dress theme. In celebration of Geraint Thomas’ fantastic Tour de France triumph the theme for 2019 will be anything YELLOW!!!
Get your thinking caps on – or should that be cycling caps!