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Swim for a good cause with Afterwork Swimming


On Thursday the 1st of December 2011 a charity sports event, organised by the International Section of the Luxembourg Red Cross, will take place at Les Thermes in Strassen-Bertrange at 17.30.

Afterwork Swimming is an annual challenge hosting several competitions and activities for families and friends. This year the event aims to raise funds for projects that support struggling families in Luxembourg. Different services from the Luxembourg Red Cross offer everyday their help to these families. Funds are needed to continue to give the adequate support and build up projects to respond to the specific needs of the children and families. The projects aimed at supporting families and children include:

Families First Luxembourg


Centre thérapeutique Kannerhaus Jean

Service Vacances

Maisons des Jeunes

Centre d’Accueil Norbert Ensch


Teams from various companies will compete for the title of Most Dynamic Team in activities such as Marathon and Relay swimming, Speed races and Water Boxing. Other activities open to all, include Aqua Cycling, Aqua Jogging and Aqua Zumba. The participation cost is 100 Euros per team, which includes 10 entry tickets.

Companies who wish to participate in this event can book their place per email international.section@croix-rouge.lu by the 15th of November. ONLY teams need to register (normal entry fees will apply to the public).

Payment can be made to: Croix-Rouge luxembourgeoise CCPLLULL LU52 1111 0000 1111 0000, with the following message: “Afterwork Team Swimming”

Please contact us for more details should you wish to support this event – international.section@croix-rouge.lu.