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

07 Aug 2013Jaime Caballero completes a 2-way swim

Jaime Caballero completes a 2-way swim

Jaime Caballero becomes the first Spanish person to complete a 2-way Channel swim

In the morning hours on 7th August 2013, Jaime Caballero completed his 2-way Channel swim in 24hrs and 36mins to become the first Spanish and only 25th person ever to achieve this feat. Jaime swam with CSA, piloted by Fred Mardle on Masterpiece.

Many congratulations Jaime from CS&PF.

Sandettie Lightship Observations

1pm, 28th August 2015


Water: 63.5 °F (17.5 °C)

Air: 61.5 °F (16.4 °C)

Wind Speed: 17.0 kn (31.5 km/h)

Wind Direction: SW (220°)

Channel Weather 

Data from Sandettie buoy on 28th August, 12PM: sea temperature 17.5 C, wind speed 15 kn, wind direction SW.

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