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

Kevin Murphy swim on 04 August 1976

Swimmer
NameMurphy, Kevin
GenderM
Age27
CountryUK
Swim
Date04 Aug 1976
No of Ways, Leg, Direction1-way, 1st, E/F
Swim Time, Departure, Arrival15:00:00, 19:25:00, 10:25:00
Ratifying OrganisationCSA
Swim Crew and Support
Pilot, BoatW. Charnick, St. Clare
ObserverF. Seagrove/S. Birtley
TrainerD. Brailsford
Miscellaneous
CommentFirst leg of a three-way attempt, abandoned on the second leg, four miles south west of Varne, after swimming for 26hr 45mins.

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