Seabrook Space CadetsThursday, 29 August 2013
The relay team 'Seabrook Space Cadets' successfully crossed the English Channel on the 24th August on one of the biggest tides so far this season. They landed at Wissant in 17hrs 12mins and 54secs (subject to verification). Their pilot was Stuart Gleeson on Sea Leopard and observer was Ali Castleton. Well done guys.....
Killer Whales Chanel Swim TeamThursday, 29 August 2013
Yesterday, the 28th August saw an amazing time by the relay 'Killer Whales Chanel Swim Team'. They successfully crossed the English Channel in a brilliant time of 8hrs and 25mins (subject to verification)! Their pilot was Andy King and observer Steve Franks. Well done to you all!!
Marty FilipowskiThursday, 29 August 2013
On 27th August the Auss/USA solo swimmer Marty Filipowski swam the English Channel in a time of 14hrs and 39mins (subject to verification). His pilot was Andy King and observer Steve Franks. Congratulations Marty....
Alison DeFrancescoThursday, 29 August 2013
Congratulations to Alli (US/Italian) who completed her English Channel solo swim yesterday (28th August) after 11hrs and 14mins (subject to verification). Her pilot was Fred Mardle on Masterpiece. Alli commented:
'Today, i became a CHANNEL SWIMMER. Touching down at Cap-Gris-Nez in 11hrs and 14mins. I also became the FIRST ITALIAN WOMAN to achieve this goal'. Read her touching personal story on her own website:
Well done to Alli from all at the CSA......
Jackson CarrollThursday, 29 August 2013
Yesterday (28th August) the Australian Jackson Carroll became another of our Channel Swimmers. Jackson completed his one-way solo swim in a time of 13hrs and 33mins (subject to verification) with his pilot Stuart Gleeson on Sea Leopard. He hit the Cap 'right on the nose' at 16.13 hrs! Well done Jackson.....
Near Naked 4 ManThursday, 29 August 2013
On the 24th August, the 4 person British relay team 'Near Naked 4 Man' successfully swam the English Channel. They completed their swim in 14hrs and 10mins (subject to verification) with their pilot Reg Brickell and observer Mikee Phillips. Congratulations guys!
Gabriela KovacikovaThursday, 29 August 2013
The USA swimmer Gabriela Kovacikova successfully completed her solo swim on the 19th August. Her time was a brilliant 11hrs and 28mins (subject to verification) with her pilot Fred Mardle and observer Peter Marshall. Well done to Gabriela!
The Funk Seal BrothersThursday, 22 August 2013
The 5 person relay 'The Funk Seal Brothers' completed their one way swim early this morning (22nd August at 00:59 hrs) in a time of 15hrs and 14mins (subject to verification). Their pilot was Stuart Gleeson on the Sea Leopard and observer Keith Oiller. This time was 21 minutes faster than their ladies relay team 'The Pink Ladies'! The time has now been set for their mixed relay team due to swim with Stuart Gleeson tomorrow (23rd Aug).
The Pink LadiesThursday, 22 August 2013
The Pink Ladies finally got to swim their relay on the 20th August in 15hrs and 35mins. They swam with Stuart Gleeson on Sea Leopard.....well done girls both on the swim and the great video!!
Attila ManyokiThursday, 22 August 2013
Another great solo swim was achieved by Attila (Hungarian) on the 20th August. After 10hrs and 47mins Attila reached French shores. Her pilot was Reg Brickell - Congratulations on a great swim....
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