Edward Temme was the King of the Channel® from 1934-1951.
King of the Channel®
The King of the Channel® is a title is bestowed on the man who has successfully completed more swims of the English Channel than any other. The title as well the accompanied Letona Trophy is awarded by the Channel Swimming Association. Its female equivalent is the Queen of the Channel®.
List of Kings of the Channel®
|King of the Channel® - The Letona Trophy||Number of Crossings||Years Held Title|
|Captain Matthew Webb||1||1875-1934|