Swimming achievements 2014

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

Eight Bridges River Hudson Swim
120 miles over 7 days - 18-25 June

  • James Penrose completed 117miles in a total of 46h 57mins

Round the Isle of White relay - 56 miles, 23-24 August

  • Ladies Wot Swim - 24h 07 mins
    Ann Brimelow and 3 friends more

English Channel 21 miles England to France
Solo:

  • Vicky Miller - 11h 07mins - 3 July
  • Chris Jordinson - 14h 55mins - 3 July
  • Thom Van Every - 14h 06mins - 5 September
  • Richard Dines - 13h 08mins - August

Relay:

  • Gulls Gone Mad - 13hrs 47mins 15s - 20 September
    Charlie Masding and five blokes from Serpentine SC

Greek Marathon swim - 25km Kalithea to Nikiti, 21 July

  • Jim Boucher - 9h 12 mins more
  • Ellery McGowan - 11h 57mins

The Strait of Bonifacio Swim - 13km Corsica to Sardinia, 17 June

  • Tom Hudson and Simon Murie - 5h 33mins more

BLDSA Champion of Champions, Dover Harbour
5 miles followed by 3 miles followed by 1 mile

  • Vicky Miller - 1st place

Eton Dorney Lake 10 km, 25 May

  • Vicky Miller - 1st in age category

Lake Coniston Chillswim 5.25miles end to end

  • Dan Abel - 2.07.35 1st man
  • Nancy Shaw - 2.13.30 1st woman
  • Vicky Miller - 2.14.00 2nd woman
  • Amanda Worsley - 2.49.57
  • Mick Hinde - 3:11:17
  • Richard Moon - 3:22:42
  • Kathrine O’Brien - 3.24.18
  • Ian Clark - 3.24.19
  • James Hooper - 3:26:16

Hellespont 3 miles from Europe to Asia

  • Mark Biver - 57m 48s

Swimtheisland - 3.6 km in Spotorno, Italy
(part of World Open water Swim Series)

  • Ann Brimelow - 1h 26min - oldest woman

Boulter’s Lock to Bray Swim - 2.8km in the River Thames

  • Jenny Landreth - 49m 23s - 4th veteran woman

Brighton Pier to Pier - 1km against the tide

  • Sarah Johnstone - 60mins - winner of the D Smith Trophy

Click here for one mile times year by year at the Lido races