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

Pilot - Lance Oram 

Lance Oram 

Lance Oram - lance.oram@btinternet.com 
Phone: +441843852858 - Mobile +447768837793

Lance has been escorting Channel Swimmers for over 20 years.  

His escort boat is 'Sea Satin', a 36ft Dutch Steel flybridge motorcruiser. She has RYA/MCA Small Commercial Craft & Workboat registration: Class 2 (60 miles from safe haven).

Track Lance and Sea Satin on our live swim tracking page.

Lance Oram

Lance on the Thames during the Great River Race

 
  • Sea Satin

    Sea Satin

    Sea Satin is the perfect escort boat for Channel swims

  • Sea Satin on calmer waters

    Sea Satin on calmer waters

  • Inside Sea Satin

    Inside Sea Satin

    From inside the cabin there is an excellent view of the swimmer in the water

  • Luxurious Sea Satin

    Luxurious Sea Satin

    Sea Satin has amble comfortable seating outside for your supporters or a relay team

  • Crewman - Chris Bryant

    Crewman - Chris Bryant

    Chris's many years of experience on the ocean as a seaman, and escorting Channel swims compliments Lance's skills perfectly

  • 29 Jun 2014RSS Feed

    Don't forget your passport!

    As the 2014 season gets under way, all swimmers should be aware of the recent changes in Channel regulations. Please read a message by the CS&PF Chairman Mike Oram Read more

CS&PF NEWS

Sandettie Lightship Observations

9pm, 24th July 2014


Water: 63.9 °F (17.7 °C)

Air: 64.4 °F (18 °C)

Wind Speed: 18.0 kn (33.3 km/h)

Wind Direction: N (10°)

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