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English Channel - Wikipedia


The English Channel also called simply the Channel, is the body of water that separates ...... Oceanus Britannicus or British Sea · Channel swimmers website · Archives of long distance...

FAQ | Channel Swimming Association


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 ...

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


Aug 6, 2016 ... The Channel is one of the busiest shipping lanes in the world Credit: Alamy ... Gertrude Ederle became the first woman to swim the English Channel. ... The distance swum is approximately 21 miles, but changes according to ...

Channel Swimming.com - Frequently Asked Questions


... distance open water swimming and allow them to make contact with each other and exchange ideas. They are also "A governing body of English Channel ...

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


Aug 9, 2013 ... You definitely wouldn't imagine I had swum the English Channel solo. .... all weekend in the sea in Dover with other long-distance swimmers.

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May 16, 2012 ... The one and only Channel" The Crossing by Kathy Watson. The English Channel is the Everest of the long distance swimming world.

Dermatologists go the distance for the English Channel > 59th ...


Dermatologists go the distance for the English Channel. By Staff Sgt. Kevin Iinuma, 59th Medical Wing Public Affairs / Published July 29, 2016. In preparation for ...

Training to Swim the English Channel: The Loneliness of the Long ...


May 7, 2010 ... Training to Swim the English Channel: The Loneliness of the Long ... The distance would have been inconceivable to me just eight weeks ago.

English Channel and Long Distance Swimming Checklist


Checklist for Swimming the English Channel. Test yourself. Before taking any of the following steps make sure you are up to the task. This is not a small ...

English Channel and Long Distance Swimming Training Checklist


To swim the English Channel you must be able to swim for 6 hours solid in open water; being able to swim for 24 hours solid will hold you in good sted.

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


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.

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


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 ...

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


Jun 2, 2006 ... Little Britain star David Walliams is attempting to swim the English ... "It's not about the distance, lots of people can swim the equivalent in a pool ...