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Irene Wakeham

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Irene Wakeham is an open water swimming observer for swimmers who attempt crossings of the English Channel.


She was recognized in 2012 for the CS&PF observer of th year and is part of The Dover Beach Crew, a group of dedicated volunteers, including International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame Honour Administrator Freda Streeter, Barrie Wakeham, Kevin Murphy, Nick Adams, Michelle Topatalo, Mike Jennings, Tanya Harding, Mike Ball, John Thorpe and other volunteers who won the inaugural Service to Marathon Swimming Award given by the Marathon Swimmers Forum and who regularly run training sessions in Dover harbour for swimmers who challenge themselves to solo and relay crossings of the English Channel.

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