Beach Olympics could take place in Morecambe

Morecambe beach on a sunny day.
Morecambe beach on a sunny day.
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STEP aside London, because Morecambe could mark the biggest event of 2012 with its very own Beach Olympics.

Plans for a two-day August event on Morecambe beach will go before Morecambe Town Council this Thursday.

The “It’s A Knockout”-style competition would see teams, some in fancy dress, raise money for charity while competing in everything from beach volleyball to raft racing.

See The Visitor (13-12-11) for full story.