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Ready, Steady, wait for it… Go! Go! Go!

After the false start of last weekend, we’re off… Tonight (well technically tomorrow morning 01:00am) we’ll be setting off on our 3 person – 2 way relay (France and back) Emma, Ian and I hope you’ll be following our GPS tracker … Continue reading

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Not again Stuart!

He’s only going to go and do it again – there and back!  This time with a little help from his friends.  The relay crossing is scheduled for this weekend.  Hopefully one of more of these links will allow you … Continue reading

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The Truth Hurts!

Anyone who has ever trained for the channel or has lived, worked or been a good mate to someone who has, will appreciate this, Anyone who knows someone who is going to train should take note… enjoy!

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Stuart Branch English Channel Solo – 28th July 2011

On Thursday the 28th of July 2011, after 13 hours and 54 minutes I joined a very exclusive club. Swimming solo across the English Channel, Almost 136 years to the day since Captain Matthew Webb made the first successful crossing … Continue reading

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WELL, HE DID IT!!  All the post-swim analysis to come no doubt but for now, we simply say “WELL DONE STUART – AN AMAZING ACCOMPLISHMENT!” … from all your family, friends and crew! Track here: More photos here:

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GPS link for the Swim on THURSDAY AM!

** HE’S OFF AND THE LINK IS NOW LIVE!! ** Follow here: YOU CAN FOLLOW LIVE COMMENTARY ON TWITTER OVER HERE ……………>>>> More photos here: Alternatively, this link here shows current status but also shows previous swimmer (so … Continue reading

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I’m not going just yet, weather not been good enough for a couple of people in front of me.  But dont forget you can follow me on Twitter – ‘stuartsswim’  My crew will be tweeting all day when we do go!

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