Simon Holliday

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Simon Holliday finishing his 35 km, 10 hour 20 minute marathon swim across the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong to Macau on 24 May 2014
Simon Holliday swimming across the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong to Macau in 10 hours 20 minutes on 24 May 2014 during his 35 km Clean Cross Swim
Simon Holliday swimming across the Pearl River Delta from Hong Kong to Macau together with Chinese white dolphins on 24 May 2014 during the 35 km Clean Cross Swim. Photo by Jeffrey Lim.
Simon Holliday is an open water swimmer from the United Kingdom successfully completing the English Channel on 12 August 2011 in 15 hours 2 minutes. He has done numerous other open water swim throughout Ireland and the United Kingdom. He was scheduled to serve as the Pace swimmer, decoy, bodyguard, and escort for Dan Martin on his Atlantic Ocean swim leg of the Global Triathlon.

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[edit] Professional Career

Holliday works as the Senior Learning & Development Manager at Norton Rose Fulbright, an international law firm located in Hong Kong. He is studying a Masters in psychology and has an interest in human motivation and resilience.

[edit] Charity Swim

He completed a 35 km solo swim crossing from Hong Kong to Macau on 24 May 2014 as a fundraiser for the Grate Art project on behalf of Ocean Recovery Alliance. The 10 hour 20 minute crossing was called the The Clean Cross - Hong Kong to Macau Swim 2014 where he was Walkerized with pink dolphins.

[edit] Crew

Swimmer: Simon Holliday
Paddler: Shu Pu
Support Crew: Arni Highfield, Doug Woodring, Michael Becker, Andrew O'Regan, Kirk Robinson, Maggie Dou, Cruzanne Macalister
Video Camera Crew: Oliver Deppert, Damian Antochewicz, Sam Lewis
Photographer: Anthony Kwan
Aerial Video Pilot: Jeffrey Yim

[edit] The Clean Cross Videos

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