Swimming achievements 2011

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

English Channel 21 miles England to France
Solo:

  • Jim Boucher - 31 August - 16h 51min more…

Relay:

  • The Ferry Dodgers - 14h 57 mins 30 September
    Jim Boucher, Richard Chatterjee, Debbie Rowe and 3 friends
  • The Four Seasons - 13h 00mins 24 September
    Sue Croft, Alex Harper and 2 friends

Lake Zurich 26.4km – 8 August

  • Ellery McGowan - 11h 35min - eldest woman

Lake Windermere 10.5 miles

  • Steph Voss - 4h 52m - 3rd female
  • Mat Record - 6h 32m

Robben Island to Cape Town 11.5km - water temp 12C˚

  • Tom Hudson - 4h 01mins more…
  • Simon Murie - 4h 01mins

Leybourne Lake

  • Richard Tricker - 10.64km - 4h 40mins
  • Mat Record - 5.32km - 1h 55mins
  • Margy Sullivan - 5.32km - 2h 04mins

BLDSA Champion of Champions
5 miles followed by 1 mile - water temp 12.5C˚

  • Jim Boucher - 5m: 2h 54m 33s + 1m: 27m 23s
  • Margy Sullivan - 5m: 3h 26m 02s + 1m: 30m 35s
  • Richard Tricker - 5m: 3h 30m 12s
  • Alice Taylor - 1m: 29m 47s
  • Adam Rackley - 1m: 30m 49s

Seahorse Swim 26 June 3.8km - water temp 13C˚

  • Jim Boucher - 1h 06m 40s
  • Mandy Worsley - 1h 07m 58s
  • Lucy Petrie - 1h 13m 38s
  • Ellery McGowan - 1h 32m 08s
  • Mike Vessey - 1h 41m 21s
  • Matt Pollard - 1h 50m 57s
  • Richard Chatterjee - 2h 10m 14s

Travessia dos Fortes, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil 3.4km

  • Ian Clark - 1h 06m
  • Richard Tricker - 1h 11m more
  • Chris Stanton - 1h 13
  • Kevin Cunnington - 1h 23m
  • Fernando Farah - 1h 27m

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

  • Phillipa Tunstill - fastest lady super vet

Vibes and Scribes, River Lee, Cork, Ireland, 2km

  • Jim Boucher - 32m 26s
  • Ellery McGowan - 40m 02s

Brighton Pier to Pier, 1km against the tide

  • Mandy Worsley - winner of the D Smith Cup