Channel Swimming Association

Providing the ultimate package for Swimming the English Channel

Your First Steps...

Read our Step by Step Guide on how
to swim the English Channel with the
Channel Swimming Association.

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1st Medley Relay Team

British relay: Dr Julie Bradshaw MBE, Dr Susan Ractliffe, Kim Owen and Peter May (2010) - completed in 11h 29m

Big Rick's Swim Team

British relay: Paul Bates, Stuart Dugmore, Darran Dyke, Richard Brownjohn, Gary Edgington and Rob Cash (2012) - completed in 10h 56m

Cheyanne Boddicker

USA Solo swimmer (2011) - completed in 15h 39m

Enrique Flores

Mexican Solo swimmer (2007) - completed in 13h 20m

Jenny Birmelin

USA Solo swimmer (2011) - completed in 11h 31m

Karah Nazor

USA Solo swimmer (2008) - completed in 12h 28m

John Creek

British Solo swimmer (2012) - completed in 17h 15m

SNC Channeling Positivity

Relay: Kate Vines & Justine Drury (2010) - completed in 9h 58m

Stephane Lorenzo

French Solo Swimmer (2010) - completed in 16h 11m

Steve Redmond

Irish Solo Swimmer (2009) - completed in 20h 9m

Winter Swimming Council

International Relay: Caroline, Tejesh, Dan, Paul, Julie and Steve (2011) - completed in 13h 51m

ZRSDP Channel Swim 2011

British Relay: Jamie, Richard, Justine, Suz, Angus and James (2011) - completed in 10h 13m