34 posts

The Undefeatable Dance Team: Ellie and friends Zoom along

The Team Undefeatable Dance Team Missing social connections due to the Covid lockdowns? Wondering what to do about it? read on, as Ellie and friends turned to streamed Zoom meetings as one solution.     The video is also available on youtube:     Please meet our Team Undefeatable dance […]

Lockdown Poems by Caroline

Intro   Life and Lockdown have inspired me to write poems. I just kind of write about experiences of my own and of family and friends. Having the time with not going to work and also my family’s whatsapp group, have all been encouraging me to write more. I’m now […]

PoL feature on the BBC’s Inside Out (Northwest)

Exciting POL news!! A few weeks ago, POL were lucky enough to be visited by producer and director Paul Craven of the BBC Inside Out team, who filmed a typical POL pink paddle, and interviewed POL’s lovely founder, Eve Elliot-Pearson. The filming was for an episode of Inside Out focusing […]

Dragons and Flowers Festival, 2018

In glorious sunshine, teams from as far afield as Bournemouth and Donegal came together to join in the 2018 Dragons and Flowers event. As ever, the Pool of Life members worked tirelessly to ensure everyone got a real flavour of what it is like to be in a boat, paddle […]

BDA event 29 April 2018

Pool of Life recently took part in a BDA event at the water sports centre. They competed in the ladies category, against a number of other teams, some of whom have qualified to represent GB in upcoming international events. The weather was gloomy and the conditions were difficult, but it […]