Swam the Channel in 16 hours and 1 minute
Joint 1,962nd fastest time out of 2,428 solo swims (equal with 1 other)
Record: First Icelander to swim the Channel
16/17 July 2008Country:
England > France
Organisation: Channel Swimming AssociationClick here for more information about Benedikt Hjartarson...
Pilot: Andy King
Escort Boat: Louise Jane