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English Channel - Wikipedia

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The English Channel also called simply the Channel, is the body of water that separates .... The flood carved a large bedrock-floored valley down the length of the Channel, leaving behind streamline...

FAQ | Channel Swimming Association

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Shortest distance is 21 miles - but on either side of Cap Gris Nez, the French ... The English Channel is a unique and demanding swim, considered by many to ...

English Channel | channel, Europe | Britannica.com

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Oct 6, 2009 ... English Channel, also called The Channel, French La Manche, narrow arm .... distance competition (in swimming (sport): Distance swimming) ...

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

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Some 10,000 years ago as the last Ice Age melted away, new bodies of water formed including the English Channel and Irish Sea, Great Britain and Ireland ...

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. ... Sullivan who swam the distance in 26 hours and 50 minutes in 1923.

23 things you probably didn't know about swimming across the ...

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Aug 6, 2016 ... ... Gertrude Ederle became the first woman to swim the English Channel. ... The distance swum is approximately 21 miles, but changes ...

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

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Jan 3, 2015 ... What it's really like to swim the English Channel ... at the time, Margaret Lindsay, 81, who inspired him to think about distance swimming. 'I used ...

Channel Swimming.com - Frequently Asked Questions

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They are also "A governing body of English Channel Swimming" who are .... Make sure the costume you are going to wear is comfortable for the length of time  ...

What is the length of the English Channel? | Reference.com

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The English Channel is 350 miles long. The Channel is bordered by England to the north and by France to the south, and it joins the North Sea to the Atlantic...

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 Channel for ... says David Walliams about his attempt to swim the English Channel. ... "It's not about the distance, lots of people can swim the equivalent in a ...