Brianna Thompson is a 21-year-old open water swimmer from Australia.
Open Water Swimming Highlights
- On 10 July 2019, she completed a 67 km two-way crossing of the English Channel in 22 hours 37 minutes (11 hours 5 minutes from England to France and 11 hours 32 minutes from France to England) with escort pilot Reg Brickell and observer Ray Brickell at the age of 18.
- On 29 September 2018, she swam 33.5 km across the English Channel from England to France in 11 hours 52 minutes at the age of 17.
- She received the following 2019 Channel Swimming Association Awards for her swim: Fastest 2 Way Swim and Youngest Successful Swimmer.
- She was the fastest female swimmer in the Swim Around Keppel event, a 20 km circumnavigation swim around Great Keppel Island in Queensland, Australia held on 15 August 2020 in 5 hours 0 minutes.
- On 19 July 2022, she completed a Guernsey to Jersey crossing, escorted by Matthew Clarke at the age of 21.
- On 17 July 2022, she completed a 14-mile J2F Jersey to France crossing, escorted by Matthew Clarke at the age of 21.