Swam the Channel in 14 hours and 58 minutes
Joint 1,673rd fastest time out of 2,369 solo swims (equal with 4 others)
24 August 1928Country:
UK (England) Age:
France > England
Organisation: Channel Swimming Association
Escort Boat: Unknown
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Trained by Mr Jabez Wolffe at Brighton from 1927-28.
Photos show Hilda being helped onto the tug after swimming the Channel, the reception at Victoria Station, and the reception upon arriving home.