Eddie has been escorting Channel Swimmers for over 10 years. His boat is very much a family run boat, with his son-in-law Rob as a permantent crew member. Eddie's son Mike is hoping to become a pilot, and is currenty training in the North Sea.
His escort boat is 'Anastasia', a 42ft Dutch Steel flybridge motorcruiser. She has RYA/MCA Small Commercial Craft & Workboat registration: Class 2 (60 miles from safe haven).
Track Eddie and Anastasia on our live swim tracking page.
- 02 Jan 2017
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Sandettie Lightship Observations
3am, 18th January 2017
Water: 45.0 °F (7.2 °C)
Air: 34.5 °F (1.4 °C)
Wind Speed: 7.0 kn (13.0 km/h)
Wind Direction: ESE (110°)