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2021 swim season
Solos: 44
Relays: 62
Swim details

Sandettie Lightship Observations

10pm, 1st December 2021


Water: 53.1 °F (11.7 °C)

Air: 44.6 °F (7 °C)

Wind Speed: 27.0 kn (50.0 km/h)

Wind Direction: NNW (340°)

Channel Weather 

Unofficial success on 11 November: 1-way solo Steve Stievenart, time 16:47, pilot Marilyn Critchley.… https://t.co/evCJwaMkgz

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