Strait of Gibraltar Swim

Overview RouteSpain, Europe to Morocco, Africa Distance16 kilometres (10 miles) Date9 June 2015 Time6 hours 20 minutes Strait of Gibraltar Swim Journal Each swim always has a back story. The plan to swim this swim was born in the middle of the English Channel. My friend Roger and I were crewing for Charlotte Samuels, 16 years…

Ice Mile Swim

Overview RouteIce Mile, Netherlands Ice Swimming Championships – Volendam, Netherlands Distance1 mile Date31 January 2015 Time37 Minutes 33 Seconds Ice Mile Swim Journal An ice mile is not something I would typically consider. However, my left shoulder was still giving me trouble after my 2013 English Channel swim. I couldn’t train for more than an hour…