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Stuart Gleeson - Sea Leopard

About Stuart's Boat - Sea Leopard

  • Passengers & crew: 12
  • Category: 2 (2= 60 miles from port)
  • Based in Dover

Equipment

  • Sea Leopard is fully fitted with safety equipment
  • Lifejackets
  • Lifebuoys
  • Man overboard sling
  • Life raft
  • Flares
  • Fire extinguishers, which are all to the standard for the Coastguard agency

We also have a powerpoint for charging laptops, mobile phones etc. Within the forward cabin area we have two bunks and a toilet. We also have a 24/7 kettle.

Electronic Equipment

  • Radar - Kelvin Hughes
  • GPS-Raymarine
  • AIS-Simrad
  • Echo sounder - Raymarine
  • VHF radio-Icom & Sailor

Certification

  • RYA Coastalskipper / Yachtmaster
  • VHF radio licence
  • First aid
  • Fire fighting

Contact Stuart

Accommodation

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


Tracking

Below is the recorded position of Sea Leopard over the last 16 hours.

Tracking data is provided by MarineTraffic

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Channel Weather

Latest Observations from Sandettie
2 December 2016, 8am

  • - Air Temperature: 7.6°C (45.7°F)
  • - Sea Temperature: 11.3°C (52.3°F)
  • - Wind Direction: NW (315°)
  • - Wind Speed: 14 Knots
  • - Wave Height: 0.5 Metres
  • - Wave Period: 6.0 Seconds

Latest Swims in 2016

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Howard James 3 Nov 2016
Chloe McCardel 25 Oct 2016
Chloe McCardel 22 Oct 2016
Chris Bond 11 Oct 2016
Malcolm Cockburn 9 Oct 2016

2015 Trophy and Awards

2016 Dinner Photos

Photos for our 2016 CSA Dinner & Presentations are now available to view online, click here

Our next dinner will be held on 4th November 2017.

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