North Channel Relay Swims

The current record for a relay swim (and overall fastest one-way crossing of the North Channel) is 9:02:41, set on 2nd August, 2020 by the ‘OA GIANTS’
The table below lists all successful North Channel relay swims, both 1-way and 2-way.
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DateTeamMembersWayDirectionTime Pilot
1990-08-27Ireland OneKeith Campbell/Conor Gunn/Michael Gregson/Grainne Gunn/Peter Legge/Ian Flack1Ireland to Scotland12:03:01Brian Meharg
1993-08-14City of Liverpool (1993)David Parry/Alan Barwise/Jimmy Tinsley/Amanda Owens/Oliver Turner/Colin Edwards1Ireland to Scotland10:39:42Brian Meharg
1996-06-23City of DublinShay Dillon/Gerry Carroll/Michael Kelly/Dave Kilmartin/Patrick Manning/Feilim O Maolain1Ireland to Scotland12:44:56Brian Meharg
1999-08-20The All AmericanCatherine Moore/Steve Frantz/David Clark/Ed Reynolds/Bob West/Peter Urrea1Scotland to Ireland13:11:39Brian Meharg
2002-08-26City of Liverpool (2002)Jimmy Tinsley/Chris Gibbs/Tony Landry/Dave Parry/Ian Corrin/Chris Edmondson1Scotland to Ireland12:47:41Brian Meharg
2004-07-06The Swilly TrioBrian Crossan/Mairead NiEidhin/Patrick McCay1Scotland to Ireland14:41:14Brian Meharg
2011-08-22Team CamloughMartin Mallon/Pádraig Mallon/Mickey Lynch/Aoiffe Lynch/Paul McCambridge/Iryna Kennedy1Ireland to Scotland12:21:12Brian Meharg
2012-08-07The Machine MenRoss Krauss/Brian Chris/Rick Gaenzle1Ireland to Scotland10:18:00Quinton Nelson
2014-07-0511 Feet CamloughJohn McElroy/Barry Patterson/Adrain Poucher/David Burke/Jacqueline McClelland/Alison Cardwell1Ireland to Scotland12:52:00Brian Meharg
2015-06-24Wexford MastersPeter Bolger/Enda Sinnott/Sandra Goldsmith/James O'Connor/James O'Oonnor/Denise Underwood1Ireland to Scotland13:09:00Quinton Nelson
2015-07-28Fast and FrozenPatrick Corcoran/Anna-Carin Nordin/Ryan Stramrood/Elina Makïnen/Zdenek Tlamicha/Henri Kaarma2Ireland to Scotland29:57:00Richard Lafferty
2015-08-07Team Infinity VNoel Grimes/David Burke/Thomas OHagan/Gillian McShane/Joe Belton1Ireland to Scotland13:15:00Richard Lafferty
2016-06-12OW Relay TeamSarah Gatland/Caroline Sims/Vicki Watson/Claire Wookey/Louise Stratford2Ireland to Scotland28:25:00Quinton Nelson
2016-06-29Celtic KippersRose Long/Michelle Brooker/Michelle White/Barry O'Connor/Noel Grimes/Donagh MacDonagh1Ireland to Scotland13:36:44Richard Lafferty
2016-08-25Deadly DiamondsKaren McCabrey/Catherine Hanna/Maeve McConnell/Elaine Walker/Jane Reilly1Ireland to Scotland10:20:00Richard Lafferty
2016-08-25Channel Swimming CraziesNuala McGurk/Oonagh Garry/Ruth McGuigan/Alana Sweeney1Ireland to Scotland09:55:44Charles Stewart
2017-07-03Team MADTrisha Harvey/Rachel Hughes1Ireland to Scotland16:00:37Quinton Nelson
2017-07-05Peninsula PaddlersBryan McFarland/Michael Dines/Caroline McFarland/Jonathan Groves/Arthur Crowe/Mark Hardy1Ireland to Scotland12:33:30Quinton Nelson
2018-06-23Czech ITRory Fitzgerald/Jakub Valnicek/Zdenek Slama/Pavlina Prochazkova/Zuzka Procazkova/Petr Šlajs2Ireland to Scotland22:49:45Charles Stewart/Pádraig Mallon
2018-07-06Doire IIMarc Power/Daniel Meehan/Paddy Bradley/John Coyle/Jolene Linehan-Harkin1Ireland to Scotland14:36:00Brian Meharg
2018-07-22SuiliJames Jackson/Darren Bradley/Jeff Gallagher/George Meenan/Gerard Curran1Ireland to Scotland12:39:18Brian Meharg
2018-08-04CoCo ChannelHannah Eastword/Helen Charlton/Andrey Burkley/Ruth McLaughlin/Dara Hamill1Ireland to Scotland10:41:00Pádraig Mallon/Richard Lafferty
2018-08-21Impossible NadaPablo Aleixandre Aranegui/Vicente Martinez Marti/Jose Antonio Peix Marco/Jose Miguel Ambel Rodriguez1Ireland to Scotland12:10:00Pádraig Mallon/Richard Lafferty
2019-06-26Jumbo JetsLouis Tamposi/Andrew Altman/Chris Vorlicek/Christine Tamposi1Ireland to Scotland11:11:36Quinton Nelson
2019-07-29Ocean BreakersRonan Joyce/Tom Healy/Rachael Lee1Ireland to Scotland09:20:40Charles Stewart
2019-07-29Team Global TridentsLouise Darlington/Dominic Mudge/Christine O'Brien/Francie Haughey/Lauren O'Malley/Darran Cusick1Ireland to Scotland11:54:24David Henry/Jack Boyle
2019-07-29Team Mad TurksRaha Akhavan-Tabatabaet/Yasmine Bagana/Deniz Kayadelen/Emre Deliveli1Ireland to Scotland12:14:11Richard Lafferty
2019-09-08Team ABCCaroline Boyle/Neil Finch/Deborah Smyth/Gavin Smyth/Jeff McCormick1Ireland to Scotland12:08:13Charles Stewart
2020-08-02OA GiantsColin Lindsay/Keith Garry/John McElroy/Christopher Judge/Bill Donnelly/Dominic Mudge1Ireland to Scotland09:02:41Pádraig Mallon