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

01 Oct 2011Record in the Channel

Record in the Channel

Roger Allsop became the oldest person to swim the Channel at 70 years old this year!

Sandettie Lightship Observations

6pm, 26th June 2018


Water: 60.6 °F (15.9 °C)

Air: 57.4 °F (14.1 °C)

Wind Speed: 19.0 kn (35.2 km/h)

Wind Direction: NE (40°)

Channel Weather 

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