Jon Southey records third solo English Channel Swim

Congratulations to Jon Southey who successfully swam solo to France.

He started at 04:19 from Abbots Cliff swimming alongside High Hopes piloted by Simon Ellis. “What better way to spend a heat wave than swimming to France!” said the CS&PF social media feed. 

Jon has now amassed an amazing three solo swims to France.  

EC 1: 24 July 2018  14:39

EC 2: 1 September 2020 14:38

EC 3: 18 July 2021 15 hours and seven minutes

Jon Southey English Channel solo swimmer hat trick

Jon Southey English Channel solo swimmer hat trick

Lucy Ashdown-Parkes and Stephen Maloney support crew

Lucy Ashdown-Parkes and Stephen Maloney support crew

Jon Southey three times an English Channel solo swimmer

Jon Southey three times an English Channel solo swimmer

Jon Southey file photo from second crossing to France