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19 Jul 2015Samuel Neri is back for more!!

Samuel Neri is back for more!!

Samuel Neri who swam the Channel in 2013 is back in Dover preparing for a 2-way.

Returning swimmer Samuel Neri, arrived in Dover today and within 3 hours of landing in the UK he was already seen swimming in Dover Harbour. Sam who completed a successful swim in September 2013, after 3 previous failed try’s, now hopes to put in a double crossing within 40 hours, we all wish him the very best.

Samuel Neri was born in Mexico City, he is 50 years old, lawyer, married and has 3 daughters. He started swimming at 23 years old and in the age of 44 he started in open water. He achieved the Triple Crown in 2013.

Pace swimmer: Miguel Guillermo Campero
Coordinators: Rodolfo Jurado (in grey shorts) and Cesar Luna (in blue pants)
Administrator: Cinthya Neri (Samuel's sister)

Sandettie Lightship Observations

2pm, 15th December 2017


Water: 49.5 °F (9.7 °C)

Air: 32.0 °F (0 °C)

Wind Speed: 29.0 kn (53.7 km/h)

Wind Direction: NNW (330°)

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