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Cambridge Uni Swimming & Waterpolo Team

Saturday, 12 July 2014

The Cambridge University Swimming and Waterpolo team swam today as part of the varsity match against Oxford. They both set off at 01.43 and landed within 5 minutes of each other in France.  Cambridge University Swimming and Waterpolo team landed a few minutes ahead at 10.43 making them the winners. Their total swim time was 9hrs and they swam with pilot Reg Brickell on Viking Princess. Congratulations to all the swimmers and crew on a fine race!

 

Brighton SC

Wednesday, 09 July 2014

Congratulations to Brighton SC who completed their relay swim yesterday in a time of 11hrs 21mins (unratified). Well done to the whole team and Andy King their pilot and crew on board Louise Jane Charters.

 

Sami Robertson

Tuesday, 08 July 2014

Congratulations to Sami Robertson who landed in France a short while ago. He landed at the restaurant slipway next to cap griz nez completing his swim in 11hrs 44 mins (unratified). He is on board Sea Leopard with pilot Stuart Gleeson. Well done Sami!

 

GOSH BG Swim Hero's

Tuesday, 08 July 2014

Congratulations to GOSH BG Swim Hero's relay who landed in France yesterday completing their swim in a time of 12hrs and 30mins (unratified). Well done to the whole team.....

 

Matt Townsend

Tuesday, 08 July 2014

Matt Townsend completed his solo swim yesterday in a time of 13hrs and 46mins (unratified). He began at 06.35 on board Louise Jane Charters with pilot Andy King and landed at 20.22. Well done to Matt!

 

Phia Steyn

Tuesday, 08 July 2014

Phia Steyn from South Africa completed her solo swim yesterday in a brilliant time of 14hrs 22mins (unratified) on board Viking Princess with pilot Reg Brickell. Huge congratulations to Phia from all at the CSA!

Miles Tollan

Tuesday, 08 July 2014

On the 3rd July Miles Tollan from the UK successfully crossed from England to France in a brilliant time of 15hrs 20mins (unratified). His pilot was Peter Reed on board Rowena FE75.
Congratulations to Miles....

Thomas Goulding

Saturday, 05 July 2014

The Irish solo swimmer, Thomas Goulding from Limmerick, officially became a Channel Swimmer on the 3rd July. He began his venture at 02.14 on Masterpiece with pilot Fred Mardle. He landed in France at 17.04 taking a total time of 14hrs 50mins (unratified). Fantastic swim Thomas and congratulations from all at the CSA!

Channel Challenge

Saturday, 05 July 2014

Congratulations to Channel Challenge, the 4 person British relay team who successfully swam from England to France in a time of 14hrs and 43mins (unratified). They set off at 01.32 on the 2nd July, with their pilot Fred Mardle on Masterpiece, landing just past Cap Griz Nez at 16.15. A huge well done to the whole team!

Ben Hutt

Thursday, 03 July 2014

Congratulations to Ben Hutt who completed his Channel solo yesterday in a brilliant time of 13hrs 17mins (unratified). He set off at 02.54 landing on the other side of Cap Griz Nez at 16.11. Ben was onboard Lousie Jane Charters with pilot Andy King. Well done to Ben and all onboard!

 

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