From Openwaterpediaopen water swimmer from Jersey who completed the Jersey France Solo, an 18-mile marathon swim governed by the Jersey Long Distance Swimming Club in 7 hours 47 minutes to set the men's record from 2006 to 2008.
Jersey Swimming Club Polar Bear Club
The Jersey Swimming Club Polar Bear is a relay team from Jersey that swam an unprecedented stretch of water from Saint-Malo to Jersey in the English Channel on 7 July 2014 in 18 hours 9 minutes. The relay consists of Ian Jones, Wendy Trehiou, Nick Dotter, Graeme Lowe, David le Clercq and Neil Faudemer and was called the La Grande Nag gie (The big swim) and was skippered by Mathew Clarke. The charity crossing was performed on behalf of 3 Jersey charities: Macmillan Jersey, Brighter Futures, and Channel island air search.