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Can Norfolk Businesses Adopt Channel Conqueror’s Mindset & Succeed?

Article and Photography by Joe Lenton – Commercial Photography & Photography Training   Last night Tracy Clark addressed local business leaders at the Norfolk Network. Tracy is a highly successful open water swimmer. She has completed various ocean swims including swimming the Channel to France. Such feats of endurance are not something that everyone accomplishes, so what did…

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EDP24: Tracy’s incredible open-water swimming journey

She has swum in near-freezing temperatures, been scarred by jellyfish stings and shared Californian waters with great white sharks. Putting aside a hardy wet-suit for a traditional costume, Thorpe St Andrew woman Tracy Clark has tackled some of the world’s most challenging open-water swims, a hobby-turned-career which has seen her raise £16,000 for various charities.…

Robben Island Swim

Overview RouteRobben Island to Blouberg Beach, Cape Town, South Africa Distance7.5 kilometres (4.7 miles) Date13 February 2016 Time2 hours 29 minutes Robben Island Swim Journal Having spent ALL of my open water training in the North Sea, the thought of swimming in foreign waters with ‘bigger’ marine life really pushes me out of my comfort…

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The Daily News of Open Water Swimming: Clark In Catalina

The Daily News of Open Water Swimming To educate, entertain, and enthuse those who venture beyond the shore. Over 13,186 articles on solo swims, pro races, relays, charity events, eco-swims, stage swims, marathon swims, trends, products, services, personalities, coaches, governing bodies, rules, demographics, books, films, blogs, conferences, camps, clinics, exploits and happenings in oceans, seas,…

Catalina Channel Swim

Overview RouteCatalina Channel (Catalina Island to California Mainland) Distance34 kilometres (21 miles) Date22 September 2015 Time12 hours 54 minutes 55 seconds Catalina Channel Swim Journal My Catalina Channel swim was first booked for September 2014. Sadly, I had to cancel this booking with Captain Greg and the boat Bottom Scratcher due to a tear in…