Fastnet Rock to Baltimore Pier, or vice versa. Straight-line distance 20.5km.
The Fastnet Rock
Fastnet Rock swims
Between Aughinish and the Blackrock Diving Tower in Salthill, in either direction. Straight line distance – 10.5km.
Frances Thornton Memorial Galway Bay Swim
North Channel attempts are only recognised when they start and finish within Admiralty Chart 2198, Southern Part. Ireland – Scotland, or vice versa. Straight-line distance 35km.
History of the North Channel
North Channel swims
Fastnet – 10.09.2020 | Galway Bay – 25.05.2021 | North Channel – 13.08.2019
Fastnet – 12.08.2020 | Galway Bay 19.06.2021 | North Channel – 21.07.2021
Fastnet – 06.08.2022 | Galway Bay 27.08.2022 | North Channel – 01.09.2017
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