The problem with making sweeping statements like “the water is warmer than in June” is that there’s always a genuinely precise person (note, I did not say “swimming geek” )with the data to prove or disprove it.
Fortunately, I was right as a general statement, so I only got a small rap on the knuckles for my lack of precision, rather than a full dressing down for inaccuracy.
Here’s how it should be done:
With thanks to she who Rob Bohane calls “the eye of the tiger”.
So, anyway, like I said yesterday…..Keep swimming – in the sea .