Channel Swimmer

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LIVERPOOL'S intrepid Channel swimmer Katie Birchall has seen her bold bid to be part of a world record diverted by fierce tides.
The actual swim |route taken by solo Channel swimmer Phil Yorke from Samphire Hoe near Dover to Wissant beach, Calais.
Leeds 24-year-old and former Channel swimmer Heather Sellars was cast adrift of the main group early in the run and finished in 15th place.
Give my Mum a hug x JAMES Jenny Channel swimmer, aged 87 years, but mostly a beloved Aunty and Great-Aunty of Samantha, Kim, Rachael, Alex and greatgreat-nephews Mason and Logan.
I was determined to reach the French beach and pick up a pebble that would signify I had made it and was officially a Channel swimmer," said Vicky.
DELIGHT turned to sadness for the family of tragic Channel swimmer Susan Taylor when a PS300,000 donation in her memory proved to be a hoax.
A FRIEND of tragic Channel swimmer Susan Taylor completed the feat in her memory yesterday as donations topped PS62,000.
Our team has spent the last seven months training for this exciting event, and we look forward to making history as we show the world that people with diabetes can truly live a life without limits," said Mark Blewitt, an experienced long distance Channel swimmer and captain of the Channel Swim Relay team.
The English Channel swimmer is part of an exclusive club -- I will do everything in my power to make sure I join this club," he said.
Only 20 -- 30% of the swimmers who start the swim finish successfully, thus the English Channel swimmer is part of an exclusive club.
It was part of an aquathon and I crossed in 28:37 with my partner, English Channel swimmer Jay McCormack.
Distance swimmer Jennie James, 24, of Treforest, Pontypridd, the Welsh Channel swimmer who is pictured preparing for her cross-channel attempt in Dover.