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

James Pittar swim on 19 July 1998

Swimmer
NamePittar, James
GenderM
Age28
CountryAustralia
Swim
Date19 Jul 1998
No of Ways, Leg, Direction1-way, 1st, E/F
Swim Time, Departure, Arrival13:50:00, 08:00:00, 21:50:00
Ratifying OrganisationCSA
Swim Crew and Support
Pilot, BoatG. Pique, Gallivant
ObserverNorman Trusty
TrainerNarelle Simpson
Miscellaneous
CommentI am blind and was the first blind person to swim the English Channel and to my knowledge I am the only blind person to swim the English Channel.
Website/URLhttp://www.freestyleman.com

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