Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation "Nothing great is easy", Captain Matthew Webb

12 Aug 2020Reminder : Office & Observer Liaison Tenders due 31 August

A reminder that the closing date for tenders for both the Office & Observer Liaison roles is the 31 August 2020

Details for the Office Role can be found here 

Details for the Observer Liaison Role can be find here

If you wish to place a tender for this position please contact Deirdre Ward (, including for submission address. 

The closing date for tender for the roles is the 31 August 2020

The CS&PF Committee will review tenders & make a decision by mid-October 2020

Sandettie Lightship Observations

10pm, 18th September 2021

Water: 64.9 °F (18.3 °C)

Air: 66.9 °F (19.4 °C)

Wind Speed: 13.0 kn (24.1 km/h)

Wind Direction: E (100°)

Channel Weather 

Good luck to Philip Cooper who started at 08:41 from Samphire Hoe swimming alongside Optimist piloted by Paul Foreman. Just keep swimming!

11 hours ago