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

Henry Sullivan swim in 1923

Swimmer
NameSullivan, Henry
GenderM
Age30
NationalityUSA
CountryUSA
Swim
Year1923
No of Ways, Leg, Direction1-way, 1st, E-F
Swim Time, Departure, Arrival26:50:00, 05:15:00, 08:05:00
Ratifying OrganisationCSA
Miscellaneous
CommentStarted with Double Trudgen stroke but switched to breaststroke. Sullivan by this swim, won the Channel Swimming Cup presented by Mr. A. Alexander. who later became President of the Channel Swimming Association. and £1,000 offered by the" Daily Sketch."

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