John Cloonan has set out to swim 1 km every day for the whole of 2013 and all for Hand in Hand. John and his family know the trauma of a diagnosis of childhood cancer all too well as their youngest son, Brogan, was diagnosed inJohn Cloonan August 2007 when he was just two and a half years old.

You can read John’s story in our recent newsletter but for now keep up to date with John’s mega fundraiser as we follow his progress throughout the year. There will be regular updates on Facebook too.

If you’d like to support John’s incredible year long fundraiser you can drop him a couple of euro at