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Jackie King

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Jackie King is an experienced and motivating swim and triathlon coach from Somerset, England who is the coach of the 5 relay members of the Great Big Monster Sea Swim. She analyses her athlete's individual swimming styles and techniques as well as providing drills and sets to suit.

Great Big Monster Sea Swim[edit]

The Great Big Monster Sea Swim is an 81-mile (130 km) 5-man relay between Guernsey in the Channel Islands and Dartmouth on the south coast of Devon. The charity relay, estimated to take 48 hours with each man swimming approximately 16 miles, is being done in aid of Teenage Cancer Trust as a part of the Sanofi 1000 Mile Challenge.

Relay Members[edit]

Paul Irwin, Dr. Bruce Hughes, Jon Parker, Karl Whittaker who replaced Simon Mathers and John Jameson. The teammates were also part of a 21-mile ocean relay in 2009, the Lundy Swim from Lundy Island to Woolacombe Beach in North Devon in the United Kingdom on 16 August 2009 that was a 7 hour 3 minute charity relay for Children's Hospice.

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