Swam the Channel in 17 hours and 51 minutes
Joint 2,163rd fastest time out of 2,369 solo swims (equal with 1 other)
Record: Oldest British person to swim the Channel
30 August 2011Country:
England > France
Organisation: Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation
Pilot: Neil Streeter
Escort Boat: Suva
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Became the oldest person (at the time) to swim the Channel, aged 70 years and 147 days.