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.
- 04 Mar 2017
Saturday 4th March saw almost 300 people descend on Dover Town Hall to celebrate another fine season of Channel Swimming Read more
Sandettie Lightship Observations
5pm, 26th March 2017
Water: 48.9 °F (9.4 °C)
Air: 46.4 °F (8 °C)
Wind Speed: 18.1 kn (33.5 km/h)
Wind Direction: NE (40°)