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HRFW Killer Whales

Tuesday, 01 October 2013

On the 26th September, the 7 person British relay team, HRFW Killer Whales successfully swam the Channel in a time of 13hrs and 04mins (subject to verification). Their pilot was Reg Brickell and observer Steve Franks. Well done to the whole team on a good swim!

 

Demelza Red Caps

Monday, 30 September 2013

The British relay team, 'Demelza Red Caps' completed their Channel crossing with pilot Stuart Gleeson on the 25th September in 16hrs and 46mins (subject to verification). Well done to the whole team....

 

John Walker

Monday, 30 September 2013

The American solo swimmer 'John Walker' successfully completed his English Channel crossing on the 25th September in 14hrs and 30mins (subject to verification). John is from Southend Rowing Club, San Francisco, USA. He landed just north of Cap Gris-Nez with his pilot Eric Hartley and observer Keith Oiller. Well done to John on his great achievement!

 

Gary Bruce

Monday, 30 September 2013

On 24th September British swimmer 'Gary Bruce' successfully swam from England to France in 13hrs and 53mins (subject to verification). His pilot was Reg Brickell and observer Mikee Phillips. Well done to Gary on a great achievement...

 

Javier Merida

Monday, 30 September 2013

The Spanish solo swimmer 'Javier Merida' successfully crossed the English Channel in 14hrs and 40mins (subject to verification). Pilot was Stuart Gleeson and observer Kate Robarts. Congratulations to Javier on a brilliant swim from all at the CSA....

 

Sian Williams

Monday, 30 September 2013

On the 24th September, the Welsh swimmer Sian Williams successfully crossed the English Channel in 17hrs and 04mins (subject to verification). Her pilot was Andy King and observer Steve Franks. Well done to Sian!

Christian Espinosa

Monday, 30 September 2013

The Mexican solo swimmer Christian Espinosa successfully completed his England to France crossing on the 23rd September. His time was 17hrs and 38mins swimming with his pilot Stuart Gleeson. Congratulations to Christian!

Mark Padley

Monday, 30 September 2013

On the 12th September, the British solo swimmer Mark Padley became an official Channel Swimmer by successfully crossing from England to France in a time of 13hrs and 52mins (subject to verification). His pilot was Reg Brickell and observer Mikee Phillips. Huge congratulations to Mark!

Uberschwimmer

Monday, 30 September 2013

The 5 person Swiss relay team 'Uberschwimmer' successfully swam from England to France on the 6th September. Their time was a brilliant 9hrs and 40mins (subject to verification) with their pilot Reg Brickell and obsever Mikee Phillips. Well done Uberschwimmer.....

Flipping Brilliant

Monday, 30 September 2013

On 29th August the British relay team Flipping Brilliant successfully swam the English Channel in a time of 14hrs 23mins (subject to verification) with their pilot Kevin Sherman and obsever Malcolm Ross. Congratulations to all in the team from the CSA!

 

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