Lucas Fornes

Taking a plunge

By PHILIP CHANDLER Organisers believe swimming races they’re organising in Queenstown will be the first to run on Lake Whakatipu. Hardy lake swimmers Lucas Fornes and Richie Lambert, with support from Southern Lakes Swimming Club, are staging The Wakatipu Legend on...

Peak to peak, sans paddle

A Queenstowner had to be helped from Lake Wakatipu last Saturday because he couldn't feel his feet after a 5km swim in the ice-cold water. And Lucas Fornes still had a 9km run and 9km uphill cycle ahead of him. The...
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