Swimming achievements 2010

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

English Channel solo 21 miles England to France

  • Tom Goddec - 12h 45mins - 23 July


  • Team Forex - 15hrs 47mins, 30 June
    Belinda Whittall, Chantal Shalhoub and three friends

Lake Zurich 26.4km – 8 August

  • Ellery McGowan - 11h 35min - eldest woman

UK mainland (Hurst Castle in Hampshire) to Isle of Wight (tip of The Needles) - Thursday 22 July

  • Tom Hudson and Simon Murie - 1h 55min more

Lord Byron Bicentennial Hellespont Swim - 4.5km - 3 May

Naomi Branston, Ann Brimelow, Richard Tricker and Sani Muliaumaseali’i all swimming between 2 hours and 2 hours 15

Sandown to Shanklin Sea Swim, Isle of Wight August 1.8 miles

  • Phillipa Tunstill - fastest lady super vet

Brighton Pier to Pier, 1km against the tide

  • Jason Shaw - winner of the D Smith Cup