English Channel – Recap.

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11hrs 14 min, 28 August 2013. 1st Italian lady to swim the English Channel.

Brief Timeline:
2am: depart Folkestone Harbor on the Masterpiece
with Fred Mardle and crew
3am: start at Samphire Hoe, UK
2pm: land at Cap-Gris-Nez, France

Support:
Brian Finn, ATC (New Jersey)
Sally Minty-Gravett (Jersey)
Alice Harvey (Jersey)
Simon “Sumo” Jacob (England)

Estimated total distance: 28 miles
with jellyfish, tankers, pirate ships;
10-14 mph winds, 18 mph gusts;
& 1-3 meter seas.

One thought on “English Channel – Recap.

  1. Alli Thank you for sharing your wonderful pictures of your channel swim. Glad you are Italian. Hope to see you soon. Roger

    Sent from my iPad

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