Cambridge Channel Relay Swim 2016 – The 10th Varsity Race


Monday 4th July 2016 the Cambridge Varsity Channel Relay team swum across the English Channel, successfully reaching the French coast in 9 hours and 28 minutes. The team of 3 women and 3 men did not win this 10th Varsity match, but achieved this great challenge by each swimming for an hour at a time.

Click the link below to read the full report by the Open Water Swimming Captain Laura Schubert.


We would also again like to thank all those who have supported us throughout with donations, motivation, tips and advice. Without you it would not have been possible. As highlighted in the previous email, in particular the money we raised through the fundraising campaign and the grant from the Poseidon Club (Channel Swim Alumni Association) was invaluable, so thanks again to all our supporters.

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