BIG SWIM Media

As featured in the news.

2017 Coverage


2016 Coverage

Truro Daily
April 25, 2016
The Big Plunge

L’Acadie Nouvelle
August 7, 2016
Big Swim, Give To Live: Swim to help kids (FR)

Yarmouth Vanguard
Bobby Lou Reardon, Jeff Burns, Adam Aldred
Yarmouth County athletes to participate in Big Swim

Truro Daily
August 8, 2016
Tanya Muggeridge, Sara Mills & Sarah MacPherson
Trio of friends to swim Northumberland Strait

Journal Pioneer
Tuesday, August 9, 2016
Sixth annual Big Swim taking place Aug. 14, 2016
general article based on release.

Sheldon MacLeod Show
Tuesday, August 9, 2016 @ 1:30pm
Tanya & Mike Muggeridge
The Sheldon MacLeod Show  (click on 1:30-2:30 Aug 09, 2016 clip – Their interview is from at 1:26 – 10:32)

CBC Nova Scotia Information Morning
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 @ 6:15am
Valerie Fitzgerald with Community Contact Report

Global Morning
Wednesday, August 10 @ 7:20am
Jennifer & Deborah Vanderijt & Kerri Ann Hillier
The Big Swim

CBC Saint John Information Morning
Wednesday, August 10, 2016 @ 7:40am
Khristian McGrath
CBC Saint John Information Morning Podcast
Big Swim will have record numbers for Northumberland Strait crossing

CBC Radio PEI Information Morning
Thursday, August 11 @ 7:15am
Lauren & Devin Hardy
Siblings Big Swim Sunday

Global News New Brunswick & Nova Scotia
Thursday, August 11 @ 6:00pm
Sarah & Jim Currie on Parlee Beach
Moncton father and daughter team up for ‘Big Swim’ across Northumberland Strait

CTV Morning Live
Friday, August 12 @ 8:40am
Dave Graham, swimmer, Kerri Ann
The Big Swim on CTV Morning Live

Metro Halifax
Jennifer & Deborah Vanderijt
August 12, 2016
Halifax area Mom and daughter swimming for charity

Valley Journal-Advertiser
Dr. Jaepel and Kevin Walsh, Brigadoon child and director
Charity swimming event expected to be huge boost for Camp Brigadoon

Sackville Tribune-Post
August 13, 2016
Biggest Big Swim yet proving to be a family affair
August 13, 2016

Global News
August 15, 2016
The Big Swim for charity a success despite bad weather

CBC Nova Scotia
August 14, 2016
Big Swim organizers change route due to Northumberland Strait swells

Valley Journal-Advertiser/Hants Journal
August 20, 2016
Kevin Walsh and Matthias Jaepel
Local Big Swim participants reflect on Brigadoon Village fundraiser

Sackville Tribune Post
August 14, 2016
Big Swim course change due to safety concerns

Digby Courier
Frayne and Rob Kyte
August 22, 2016
A Digby man helps his brother complete 14 k swim for Brigadoon fundraiser

Antigonish Casket
Jeff Burns
August 25, 2016
Burns Completes Big Swim