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Chris Sheppard

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Chris Sheppard is an English Channel swimmer and completed a two-way crossing of the Strait of Gibraltar in 9 hours 41 minutes, together with Adam Walker. Walker and Sheppard were the first British swimmers to complete a two-way crossing and set a British record on their first leg to Morocco.

Aquatic Career Highlights[edit]

  • English Channel - 30 July 2007 relay in 11:19
  • English Channel - 30 August 2007 relay in 12:25
  • English Channel - 13 July 2008 in 9:53 solo
  • English Channel - 15 August 2008 relay in 12:23
  • English Channel - 10 September 2008 relay 12:40:30
  • English Channel - 29 September 2009 in 11:47 solo

Strait of Gibraltar Crew[edit]

Melanie Sheppard, Emily Walker, Angela Hopkins, Anne Sheppard, Peter Walker, Margaret Walker, Gareth Hughes, and Antonio (Pilot), Fernando (Zodiac driver) and Rafael (President of the ACNEG).

Strait of Gibraltar Sponsors[edit]

ZOGGS swimwear, Everyone Active (Lammas Leisure Centre), Clem and Margaret Turner, Colin Slaven, Teressa Dixon, Dave and Sharon Young.

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