Thomas Pembroke Achieves The Oceans Seven Courtesy of WOWSA, Cook Strait, New Zealand. It is done. Over the last five years, Thomas Pembroke has been determined to swim across channels around the world while helping [...]
Attila Mányoki In His Own Words Course taken by Attila Mányoki from Northern Ireland (on left) to Scotland (on right), courtesy of Track RS. Courtesy of Attila Mányoki from Ulster Hospital, Northern Ireland. Attila Mányoki [...]
Courtesy of Irish Long Distance Swimming Association and Swim Ireland. For generations, the most difficult, challenging and cruelest channel crossing in the world has generally been considered to be the North Channel, 21 miles between [...]
Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. "Finally after 10 hours 58 minutes, I had returned to conquer the beast that I had obsessed over for three years...my life changed forever this day...," recalls Edward Williams [...]
Courtesy of Brian Meharg of Bangor Boat escorting Stephen Redmond for 17 hours 17 minutes across the North/Irish Channel in August 2010 from Scotland to Northern Ireland.
Courtesy of Fergal Somerville, North Channel, California. Pat Gallant-Charette, an American nurse extraordinaire, continues to raise the bar and push the envelope what older swimmers can do. At the age of 65 years and 204 [...]
Courtesy of Fergal Somerville filming Pat Gallant-Charette's 14 hour 22 minute North Channel crossing. For more information about the 65-year-old's swim, visit here.
Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. There are few people on the globe with the persistence and determination of Pat Gallant-Charette. Arguably, she may be among the most persistent in open water swimming history. She [...]
Courtesy of Steve Walker, North Channel. After moving "kind of slow" the past few days, Steve Walker described his 11 hour 19 minute crossing of the North Channel between North Ireland and Scotland. "The swim [...]