Channel Swimmer

Drug slang A regional term for one who injects heroin
References in periodicals archive ?
In Dee's case she attempted to sleep but she also points out that she may be the first Channel swimmer to have expressed milk on board and put it in the boat's fridge to bring back for her fivemonth-old son, Rhys.
He was only the second water polo player, behind American Wallace O'Connor, to receive the accolade and the third Briton, behind swimming coach Matthew Mann and English Channel swimmer Matthew Webb.
LIVERPOOL'S intrepid Channel swimmer Katie Birchall has seen her bold bid to be part of a world record diverted by fierce tides.
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.
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.
A FRIEND of tragic Channel swimmer Susan Taylor completed the feat in her memory yesterday as donations topped PS62,000.
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.
English Channel swimmer Nick Thomas who died after falling ill during his attempt to cross
He trained with Brighton Swimming Club's sea swimming coach Fiona Southwell, herself a successful channel swimmer.
It was part of an aquathon and I crossed in 28:37 with my partner, English Channel swimmer Jay McCormack.