Success in the North Channel

Success in the North Channel

Success in the North Channel At 2.30am on Thursday 25th August 2016 I woke up in my hotel room in Donagadhee, Northern Ireland.  I had managed to get a few hours of broken sleep but the knowledge that today would be the day of my most challenging swim to date was...
Extreme Acclimatisation and my 6 Hour Qualifying swim

Extreme Acclimatisation and my 6 Hour Qualifying swim

Extreme Acclimatisation and my 6 Hour Qualifying swim With just 5 months to go until I swim between Ireland and Scotland it is time to start acclimatisation work! I loath acclimatisation with a passion. I can swim huge distances forever but hate that initial shock to...