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English Channel 2x

English Channel 2x swim is on for tomorrow at 5:00 a.m. GMT (midnight Tuesday EDT)! If anything changes, I will post. Keep sending positive messages to Mother Nature for calm seas and winds. Advertisements

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Tuesday at 2:00 am

Swim on hold for now due to weather. Will update when I know something.

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Tuesday at 4:00 a.m.

I’m all set to start my 2x English Channel swim on Tuesday morning at 4:00 a.m. (or 11:00 p.m. Monday on the US East Coast) from Samphire Hoe. If anything changes, I will post an update. Here is the tracker … Continue reading

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English Channel Swim

Beautiful night on the English Channel. Despite the calm night, the weather is a bit unsettled over southeastern England. Looking like the earliest I will swim will be early-mid next week. Send good messages to Mother Nature please!

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It has been a while…

Matt recently pointed out that it has been a REALLY long time since I posted. In fact, it has been since 2016. I actually was a little shocked by that. So many things have happened since my 2x Catalina attempt … Continue reading

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Catalina Channel Report – Mainland to Catalina

Teamwork makes the dream work. Kelly Cragle, one of the crew, came up with that as a hashtag during the swim. And, boy was that ever the case in the Catalina Channel last week.  So, not a double, but a … Continue reading

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2x Catalina begins!

Shortly after ‪11:15pm‬ Saturday, September 3, 2016, Courtney gave Matt a kiss and jumped off the Outrider boat and into the Pacific Ocean. A small section of the rocky beach was illuminated by Jamie Siler, her friend whom she had … Continue reading

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