Channel swimmer

From Openwaterpedia

Jump to: navigation, search
Forrest Nelson observing a channel swimmer in the Maui Channel in Hawaii
Penny Palfrey setting a world marathon swimming record in the Cayman Islands - Image by Spike
A channel swimmer escorted by a pace swimmer and John Pittman and support crew aboard the Outrider in the Catalina Channel
England on left, France on right, English Channel in middle. Photo by John Laurens
noun - Channel swimmer is an open water swimming athlete who competes in channel swimming competitions or attempts solo channel swims.

The channel swimmer completed a crossing of the Tsugaru Channel in her attempt to do the Oceans Seven.

Contents

Synonyms

marathon swimmer, open water swimmer, ultra-marathon swimmer, long distance swimmer

Video


Video of Brad McVetta crossing the Tsugaru Channel courtesy of Masayuki Moriya of Ocean-navi and the Tsugaru Channel Swimming Association

Driven, A Documentary of Marathon Swimming

External links

Personal tools
Namespaces
Variants
Actions
Navigation
Annual Recognition
Insurance and Sanctions
Olympics
OWS Conferences
Race Calendar
Travel & Vacations
Featuring
Education Programs
Help
Toolbox
About OWP
Courtesy of