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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

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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