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Peter Reed - Rowena

About Peter's Boat - Rowena FE75

The boat is equipped with all the necessary safety equipment and has facilities for making hot drinks or food via a gas ring. There is also a portable toilet available for use in board. The cabin below the deck has 2 bunks for resting.

Pete Snr has been a fisherman for 40 years and has been involved in channel swims with his father, brother and now son Pete Jnr who has been a fisherman for 29 years since he left school. We both hold RYA/MCA Coastal Skipper and Yachtmaster Offshore certificates.

  • Passengers & crew: 12
  • Category :2 (2= 60 miles from port)
  • Length: 9.86m
  • Type: Fishing Vessel

Equipment

  • Furuno fishfinder
  • GPS Navigator
  • Radar: Koden
  • VHS Radio fixed and portable
  • AIS Transponder
  • Electrics

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Accommodation

Rowena is based at Folkestone Harbour. Therefore please ensure your accommodation is based in this area ready for your swim. Check our Resources section for Swimmer-friendly Accommodation in Folkestone.


Tracking

Below is the recorded position of Rowena over the last 16 hours.

Tracking data is provided by MarineTraffic

Channel Weather

Latest Observations from Sandettie
29 September 2016, 3am

  • - Sea Temperature: 18.2°C (64.8°F)
  • - Wind Direction: SW (225°)
  • - Wind Speed: 29 Knots
  • - Wave Height: 0.6 Metres
  • - Wave Period: 5.0 Seconds

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2015 Trophy and Awards

2015 Dinner Photos

Photos for our 2015 CSA Dinner & Presentations are now available to view online, click here

Our next dinner will be held on 5th November 2016.

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