Swam the Channel in 23 hours and 48 minutes
The 2,323rd fastest time out of 2,373 solo swims
22 August 1949Country:
France > England
Organisation: Channel Swimming Association
Pilot: Jack Burwill
Escort Boat: Unknown
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Cap Gris Nez to Kingsdown.
This swim made him the youngest person to swim the Channel at the time, aged 18.
Trained by Temme.