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The English Channel (French: Manche, "Sleeve"; Breton: Mor Breizh, "Bretons Sea"; Cornish: Mor Bretannek, "British Sea", Irish: Muir nIocht, "Merciful Sea"), ...

Channel Swimming.com - Frequently Asked Questions

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... 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 ...

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 ...

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.

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 ...

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. .... all weekend in the sea in Dover with other long-distance swimmers.

English Channel and Long Distance Swimming FAQ

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What is the distance across the Channel? 11. ... They are both a 'Governing Body for English Channel Swimming' and are authorised to manage, observe and ...

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 ... "It's not about the distance, lots of people can swim the equivalent in a pool ...

NYC SWIM - The English Channel FAQ

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The distance of the English Channel is 23.69 land miles across from the White Cliffs of Dover at Shakespeare Beach in England to Cap Gris-Nez in France.

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Q: What is the distance of The English Channel?
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Q: Which America swimmer was the first woman to swim across the Engl...
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Q: What is the shortest distance across re English channel.
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