Swimming achievements 2005

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Traditional rules: swimming costume, hat and goggles, no aids

English Channel solo swim 21miles from England to France

  • Sarah Hamer – 14hrs 00mins – 10 September

Lough Erne, Northern Ireland 10.55 miles

  • Sarah Hamer
  • Margy Sullivan - 5h 50m 55s
  • Simon Owen

Coniston Water Championship 5½ miles

  • Margy Sullivan - 2h 44m 26s

Sandown to Shanklin, Ilse of White - 2½ mile tidal swim August

  • Alfonso Perez - 33m 08s
  • Mat Record - 33m 41s
  • Ben Pennington - 34m 46s
  • Mark Aitken - 35m 34s
  • Philip Simpson - 38m 39s
  • Alan Johnson - 40m 40s
  • Simon Ball - 40m 57s
  • Michael Pennington - 41m 19s
  • Naomi Branston - 42m 42s
  • Brian Oakwell - 43m 07s

Brighton Pier to Pier - postponed due to weather

  • Greg Walker - winner of the D Smith Cup