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Monday, October 17, 2011

Marcy MacDonald Welcomes Others To The Channel Community

Bookcased between her two separate successful swims by Marcy MacDonald (her #11 and #12 of her career), the English Channel and the Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation welcomed a number of swimmers to its esteemed community.

Kevin Murphy announced the certified solo swimmers of the Channel Swimming & Piloting Association during the 2011 season:

SOLO 2-WAY
August 19-20th - Elizabeth Fry, USA, 13:20 + 11:20 or 24:41, Pilot: Mike Oram
August 20-21st - Stuart Johnson, AUS, 13:28m + 12:22 or 25:50, Pilot: Eddy Spelling

SOLO 1-WAY
June 26th - Marcella MacDonald, USA, 10:34, Pilot: Mike Oram
July 10th - Graham Lowe, UK (Jersey), 13:35, Pilot: Lance Oram
July 11th - Abhejali Bernadova, CZECH, 14:37, Pilot: Chris Osmond
July 20th - Craig Chapman, AUS, 11:43, Pilot: Lance Oram
July 20th - Andrew Keegan, AUS, 11:38, Pilot: Paul Foreman
July 20th - Andrew Vidler, AUS, 14:40, Pilot: Chris Osmond
July 23rd - Scott Stanley, UK, 13:45, Pilot: Lance Oram
July 25th - Nick Adams, UK, 10:22 (1st leg of 2-way attempt), Pilot: Neil Streeter
July 26th - Mark Preston, UK, 10:49, Pilot: Eddy Spelling
July 26th - Boris Mavra, UK, 11:59, Pilot: Mike Oram
July 26th - Marcel van der Togt, NL, 14:00, Pilot: Lance Oram
July 26th - Grace Devlin, UK, 16:27, Pilot: Paul Foreman
July 26th - Hannah Noble, UK, 18:24, Pilot: Neil Streeter
July 27th Milko van Gool, NL, 10:29, Pilot: Paul Foreman
July 27th David Granger, UK (Wales), 15:03, Pilot: Lance Oram
July 28th - Gerard Meenan, IRL, 12:57, Pilot: Chris Osmond
July 28th - Stuart Branch, UK, 13:57, Pilot: Neil Streeter
August 3rd - Christopher Willis, UK, 13:33, Pilot: Chris Osmond
August 5th - Mackenzie Bradley, USA, 13:05, Pilot: Lance Oram
August 5th - Emma Reim, USA, 14:29, Pilot: Mike Oram
August 12th - Mariel Hawley Davila, MEX, 14:33, Pilot: Mike Oram
August 12th - Simon Holliday, UK, 15:02, Pilot: Paul Foreman
August 15th - Susanna Murphy, IRL, 11:38, Pilot: Mike Oram
August 15th - Lorcan Rowley, IRL, 13:05, Pilot: Eddy Spelling
August 15th - Michael Ventre, UK, 15:18, Pilot: Lance Oram
August 19th - Miyuki Fujita, JPN (1st leg of 2-way attempt), 18:14, Pilot: Neil Streeter
August 20th - Roger Finch, RSA, 12:39, Pilot: Chris Osmond
August 21st - Douglas McConnell, USA, 14:18, Pilot: Lance Oram
August 30th - James Boucher, UK (N. Ireland), 16:51, Pilot: Lance Oram
August 30th - Roger Allsopp, UK(Guernsey), 17:51, Pilot: Neil Streeter
September 3rd - Jack Coombs, UK, 13:46, Pilot: Paul Foreman
September 3rd - Stefan Ivanov, BUL, 14:02, Pilot: Mike Oram
September 15th - Sorcha Barry, IRL, 12:02, Pilot: Neil Streeter
September 15-16th - Gerard Carty, IRL, 18:52, Pilot: Lance Oram
September 15th - Wayne Butler, IRL, 23:22, Pilot: Eddy Spelling
September 22nd - James Neitz, USA, 15:02, Pilot: Lance Oram
September 23rd - Fergal Somerville, IRL, 12:40, Pilot: Eddy Spelling
September 23rd - Amy Baker, UK, 18:35, Pilot: Lance Oram
September 24th - Peter Windridge-France, UK, Pilot: Lance Oram
September 25th - Bryan Tate, ZIMBABWE, 19:28, Pilot: Eddy Spelling
October 2nd - Marcella MacDonald, USA, 11:51, Pilot: Lance Oram

Note: these swimmers do not include the solo swims performed under the auspices of the Channel Swimming Association, a separate organization that also governs swims across the English Channel.

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