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

05 Aug 2012A brief break in the weather

A brief break in the weather

Our mistress, The Channel, 'allows' two relays to sneak across.

After a prolonged period of dire weather for swimming, the weather broke long enough for two relay teams to make it:

Sunday 5th August
"Crouching Tiger Swimming Dragons" - 4-man Relay - Successful in 13:32
"Silver Marlins" - 2-way Relay - Successful in 24:04 [11:42 + 12:22] 

As usual, all times and results are unofficial until officially ratified by the CS&PF Committee.

Crouching Tiger Swimming Dragons

Sandettie Lightship Observations

7pm, 1st August 2018


Water: 64.8 °F (18.2 °C)

Air: 64.4 °F (18 °C)

Wind Speed: 12.0 kn (22.2 km/h)

Wind Direction: WSW (240°)

Channel Weather 

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