Swam the Channel in 20 hours and 26 minutes
Joint 2,279th fastest time out of 2,373 solo swims (equal with 1 other)
6 June 1961Country:
UK Age: UnknownCategory:
France > England
Organisation: Channel Swimming Association
Pilot: Captain Len Hutchinson
Observer: Michael Jennings
Escort Boat: Unknown
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Landed at Deal pier. At the time, this was the earliest in the year anyone had swum the English Channel.