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October 1, 2015

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Historical Footage: Ike Papke attempts Farallon Island swim


Jason Betley finishes the first leg of his Catalina Channel double. A rare image of Doctor's Cove during the day (most Catalina swims start here in the middle of the night!). Photo courtesy of SwimSequence

Solo Swims - September

  • Andrew Malinak - Strait of Juan de Fuca (Vancouver Island, Canada to Washington State, USA) -- news article
  • Bridgette Hobart completes 9-stage Finger Lakes (NY) challenge with Seneca (37 miles), Honeoye (4.5 mi). Conesus (8 mi), Otisco (6 mi), Owasco (11 miles). Facebook page -- news article
  • Helen Lin - Nantasket to Nahant, Massachusetts -- news article

English Channel - CSA

  • Rebecca Lewis (UK) - 9:50
  • Chris Penn (UK) - 14:00
  • Fletcher Barr (Aus) - 11:00
  • Claire Wilson (UK) - 11:27
  • Tahrina Nasrin (India) - 12:38
  • Jim Bridges (UK) - 12:56
  • Adherbal Treidler (Braz) - 8:49
  • Rhys Bradley (Aus) - 11:00
  • Gregg Bolsinger (US) - 10:32
  • Delia Salomon (US) - 10:33
  • Eleanor Woodward (UK) - 11:18
  • Prabhat Koli (UK) - 13:14
  • Alexandre Kirilos (Braz) - 13:18
  • Cameron McLean (UK) - 13:49
  • Lucy Dunstan-Beasley (UK) - 17:31
  • Monica Bender (US) - 13:41

English Channel - CS&PF

  • Elizabeth Fry - 12:15
  • Emma Lister - 17:39
  • Jessica Hepburn - 17:44
  • Mark Sheridan - 13:32
  • Kelly O'Hara - 12:46
  • Arni Thor Arnason - 20:47
  • Yuta Tsuboi - 10:42
  • Jim Clifford - 10:03
  • Michael Hosie - 16:25
  • Toni Enderli - 14:47
  • Sebastian Karas - 8:48
  • Chad Starks - 16:54
  • Desmon Mulcahy - 11:45
  • Mark Smitherman - 12:32
  • Patti Bauernfeind - 10:45

Santa Barbara Channel

  • Sarah Green (US) - Anacapa to mainland, 8:07
  • Natalie Merrow (US) - Santa Barbara Island circumnavigation, 2:41
  • Michelle Poole (US) - Anacapa to mainland, 7:02 - first deaf swimmer
  • Peter Hayden (US) - Santa Barbara Island circumnavigation (3:20) followed immediately by Santa Barbara Island to Catalina Island (13:27). 29 miles total
  • Alex Honor (US) - Anacapa Island to mainland, 8:52

Catalina Channel

  • Marty Filipowski (Aus) - 12:56
  • Noah Garrett (US) - 9:49
  • Susanne Baab-Simpson (US) - 11:17
  • Tori Gorman (Aus) - 12:41 - Triple Crown
  • Asha Roth (US) - 13:29
  • Don Perrott (S.Africa) - 9:47
  • Jake Stromberg (US) - 11:26
  • Jason Betley (UK) - two-way, 28:12
  • Jamie Tout (US) - 11:18, Triple Crown
  • Bill Shipp (US) - 11:47, Triple Crown
  • Tracy Clark (New Zealand) - 12:54
  • Kristine Buckley (US) - 15:40
  • Christian Ayala (Mex) - 13:59

Strait of Gibraltar

  • Dennis Dressel (US) - 4:57
  • Juan Ola (Arg) - 4:04
  • Krysztof Wiater (Pol) - 3:51
  • Tatxo Ferran (Esp) - 4:50
  • Kerby Lewis (US) - 4:41
  • Matthew Judge (US) - 4:41
  • Emre Erdogan (Turkey) - 4:40

Tsugaru Channel

  • Daniel Curtis (US) - 13:39
  • Antonio Argüelles (Mex) - 12:38
  • Rohans More (India) - 10:37

Molokai Channel

  • Attila Mányoki - 12:02, new male record

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