Sweet Sixteen English Channel solo swim for Nick Adams

Lumpy conditions for Nick Adams in 12 hour four minute crossing

Congratulations to Nick Adams who successfully swam solo to France in twelve hours and four minutes on Friday 17 July 2020.

Nick Adams on French soil after completion of his 16th English Channel solo swim

Nick Adams on French soil after completion of his 16th English Channel solo swim

A team swim

Nick was guided to France with 'Optimist' and their pilot Paul Foreman and Jason Parrot. 

Support crew for Nick was fellow Serpy Stu Bowman, and Chris Glover the swimming coach Windsor SC.

Congratulations

Paul Foreman's Optimist track across the English Channel

Paul Foreman's Optimist track across the English Channel

Nick's track to France

12 hours and four minutes

12 hours and four minutes

Nick's swims across the English Channel

1 6 August 1993  14:12 [hours and minutes, England to France unless stated]

2 15 August 1994  10:51 (France to England)

3,4 23 July 1995  11:40 (England to France, first leg of a two-way swim) 3,4 23 July 1995  15:48 (France to England, double solo)

5 31 July 2001  12:05

6 14 July 2009  13:03

7 25 July 2011  10:22

8 24 July 2012  12:34

9 14 July 2013  12:16

10 5 Aug 2014 in 12:10:00

11 8 Aug 2015 in 14:16:00

12 14 July 2016 10:00 and 15 seconds

13 13 August 2017 in  12:56:00

14  25 July 2018  in 12:27

15 25 July 2019 in 12:58

16 17 July 2020 in 12:04

[John T.]