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List of successful English Channel swimmers - Wikipedia, the free ...

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This is a list of notable successful swims across the English Channel. Contents. [ hide]. 1 First ... Though the straight-line distance is 22.5 miles, choppy waters and capricious tides forced him to...

Susan Taylor Dies In Last Mile Of Swim Across English Channel ...

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Jul 16, 2013 ... Susan Taylor Dies In Last Mile Of Swim Across English Channel, ... She was known and loved by so many including those at the CSA of whom ...

What it's really like to swim the English Channel - Telegraph

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Jan 3, 2015 ... At its narrowest, the Channel is 21 miles, but the majority of ... 'You understand how much of a big deal it is when they congratulate you.' ...

Channel Swimming.com - Frequently Asked Questions

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They are also "A governing body of English Channel Swimming" who are ... The English Channel is approximately -19 nautical miles (38000 yards) or 35 ...

English Channel Map, English Channel Location Facts, Major ...

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Detailed map includes history, location, size and depth of English Channel. ... Though many invasion attempts occurred via the channel over the centuries ( some ... It's approximately 350 miles long, and at its narrowest in the Strait of Dover.

BBC NEWS | UK | Magazine | Why is swimming the channel so hard?

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Jun 2, 2006 ... Little Britain star David Walliams is attempting to swim the English ... Greg Whyte and hopes to complete the 21-mile charity swim in under 16 hours. ... Fit swimmers are often all muscle and don't have much fat on them, this ...

Davina McCall completes 26-mile row across English Channel with ...

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Feb 29, 2012 ... Comedian John Bishop completed his gruelling cross-Channel row last night, ... Bishop had managed the 26-mile row across the choppy English ..... on Canada tour... in a $125-a-night downmarket hotel Used to much more ...

Migrant woman dies trying to swim across the English Channel to ...

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Aug 14, 2012 ... ... beach after she tried to swim 21 miles across the English Channel to .... on Canada tour... in a $125-a-night downmarket hotel Used to much ...

Swim the English Channel (or Its Equivalent) - HealthWorld Online

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Here's how: Assuming one lap equals 60 feet, keep track of how many laps you swim and convert that figure into miles once a week. The English Channel is 21 ...

What it takes to swim the English Channel | Queen of the Mile

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Apr 23, 2015 ... The English Channel is a 21 mile swim from Dover to Cap Gris-Nez (the ... pilot's role is to safely guide you across the Channel – many people ...

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FAQ | Channel Swimming Association

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How is it that some people have had to swim for many more miles than that? ... The English Channel is a unique and demanding swim, considered by many to ...

British woman is slowest person to swim the Channel completing ...

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Jul 28, 2010 ... ... set out to cross the English Channel that it might take her some time. ... The 56- year-old inadvertently added more than 40 miles to the feat ...

How I swam the English Channel | Life and style | The Guardian

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Aug 9, 2013 ... You definitely wouldn't imagine I had swum the English Channel solo. ... I was about the 280th woman in history to swim the 21 miles solo across the ... At Kings Hall pool, I decided to see how much I could swim non-stop.