8 Mile Charity Club
noun - The 8 Mile Charity Club is a group of open water swimmers who complete eight one-mile swims at the annual aQuellé Midmar Mile, the world's largest competitive open water swim. The [8 Mile Club] raises funds for various charities and is headed by Mervyn Bremner, Richard Stretch and Stan Kozlowski.
Stan Kozlowski started the idea of swimming all 8 miles to raise funds for the Wildlands Conservation Trust in 2001. He has completed a total of 84 miles so far. Bremner formalised the 8 Mile Club with Kozlowski in 2004 and since then has completed 93 miles to top the list of official swims.
A maximum of 50 swimmers will attempt all 8 events at the 2012 aQuelle Midmar Mile.