Chan­nel­ing some familiar faces

Western Suburbs Weekly - - News -

AMONG the fa­mous faces at this week­end’s Rot­tnest Chan­nel Swim will be some well­known lo­cals.

Methodist Ladies’ Col­lege stu­dent Olivia Jones (14) will be do­ing the swim for the first time with three school friends and it will be her mum Sasha Jones’ eighth time pro­mot­ing the city’s big­gest open way swim.

For the record, Olivia’s team was se­lected as part of the bal­lot.

PICA staff Amy Bar­rett-Len­nard, Leigh Robb, Na­dia John­son and Renae Coles will be tak­ing on the open wa­ter in swim­mers de­signed by artist Tar­ryn Gill and designer In­grid Zur­zolo.

The PICA­naughts are rais­ing money to raise the pro­file of the arts in WA and strengthen PICA’s artists in res­i­dence.

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