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TeamRIPTIDE

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teamRIPTIDE is a three-person relay team with Michelle Brooker, Jack Boyle and Noel Grimes that became the first TRiO team to make the Dál Riata Channel Swim crossing in June 2016.

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They started at the Mull Of Kintyre, Scotland and made landfall south of Cushendun, Northern Ireland in 7 hours 44 minutes 21 seconds with support crew Milo McCourt and Afreen Ahmed and navigators Charles Stewart and Pádraig Mallon.

Dál Riata Channel crossing[edit]

The Dál Riata Channel Swim, previously known as the Mull of Kintyre Swim, is a 17 km (10.5-mile) channel swim was pioneered by Wayne Soutter from Mull of Kintyre in Scotland to Ballycastle in Northern Ireland. It is part of the Irish Triple Crown.

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