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navigation, search. This is a list of notable successful swims across the English
Governing body of official swim records for swimming the English Channel.
Includes records, history, FAQs, news, and shopping regalia.
They come from all over the world to tackle the "Everest" of swimming – the
English Channel. Ever since Captain Matthew Webb's first successful Channel
Jan 3, 2015 ... Matt Townsend joined the Serpentine Swimming Club in Hyde Park at the
beginning of 2012 after a friend told him it was a pleasant place to ...
I started as the first of six 2005 Irish Channel
solo aspirants to swim in July and I failed to get to France – pulled after 8 hours. Two were 6 miles in massive seas – just to practice feeding and one was a fast 5.5 miles in just over 2 hours in calm seas.
I made my ... More »
Jul 17, 2014 ... Bloomberg journalist Sara Marley swims in a relay in the English Channel off the
coast of Wissant, on July 4, 2013. Photographer: Tim ...
A guide to swimming the English Channel, written by swimmers for swimmers,
and including links to the list of Channel swims.
Aug 9, 2013 ... And the hunky swimmers who ran the holiday were heroic English Channel ... At
that point I didn't want to swim the English Channel, although ...
Lists of successful solo & relay English Channel swims. A full list of all the
successful CS&PF solo and relay swims to the end of 2007 can be found on the ...
On this day in History, Gertrude Ederle becomes first woman to swim English
Channel on Aug 06, 1926. Learn more about what happened today on History.