Solo Swims of Ontario Inc.
Canadians Cross the Channel (24)



YEAR DATE SWIMMER, Age (Swim #) Direction and
CSA or CS&PF Registration
TIME
1951 16 Aug Winnie Roach, 25 FE-26 13:25
1955 31 Jul Marilyn Bell, 17 FE-32 14:36
1956 17 Jul Jacques Amyot (1) FE-34 13:02
1957 XX ??? Gerald Forsberg, 45
World Record
Born in Canada
EF-13 13:33
1963 XX ??? Claudia McPherson FE-76 17:17
1964 XX Aug Robert Cossette
Polio Victim
FE-85 12:05
1975 29 Jul Cindy Nicholas, 17 (FE-1) FE-127 9:46
29 Aug Jacques Amyot (2) FE-95 12:33
1976 6 Sep Cindy Nicholas, 19 (EF-1) EF-118 10:20
17 Sep Cindy Nicholas, 19 (EF-2) EF-120 10:24
1977 7 Sep Cindy Nicholas, 20 (EFE-1)
First Woman Two-way
EFE-6 19:55
8:58 10:57
1978 27 Aug Cindy Nicholas, 21 (FE-2)
Queen of The Channel - 6 Crossings
FE-138 12:15
28 Aug Loreen Passfield, 18 EF-159 9.02
1979 4 Aug Cindy Nicholas, 21 (EFE-2)
World Record
Queen of The Channel - 9 Crossings
EFE-7 19:12
8:55 10:17
28 Aug Cindy Nicholas, 22 (EF-3) EF-181 10:10
1 Sep Cindy Nicholas, 22 (FE-3) FE-139 10:45
1980 19 Aug Cindy Nicholas, 22 (EF-4) EF-201 10:19
3 Sep Cindy Nicholas, 23 (EF-5)
Queen of The Channel - 11 Crossings
EF-207 10:00
1981 9-10 Aug Cindy Nicholas, 23 (EFE-3)
Splits: 8:29 (World Record) and 13:52
Queen of The Channel - 15 Crossings
EFE-9 22:21
24 Aug Cindy Nicholas, 24 (EF-6) EF-217 10:11
1982 28 Aug Cindy Nicholas, 25 (EFE-4)
World Record
EFE-10 18:55
8:32 10:33
13 Sep Cindy Nicholas, 25 (EFE-5)
Queen of The Channel - 19 Crossings
EFE-11 20:09
8:50 11:19
1987 18 Aug Nathalie Patenaude EF-322 9:56
1988 6 Aug John Cormier EF-349 11:40
1989 10 Jul Vicki Keith, 28
First crossing on Butterfly
EF-368 23:33
27 Jul Vincent Pogachar, 57
Oldest Successful Canadian Swimmer
EF-370 15:50
24 Aug David Frank EF-382 11:22
24 Aug Barbara McNeill EF-383 17:10
7 Sep Kim Middleton, 34 EF-385 16:33
1995 19 Aug Shane Collins EF-511 13:59
2000 XX ??? Bill Borger EF-640 12:11
2008 28 Jul Brent Hobbs, 40 EF-786 10:43
2009 6 Sep Allison Donelon, 18 EF-814 12:06
2010 20 Jul Rod Craig, 49 EF-835 12:21:44
28 Sep Jordan Waxman CS&PF 14:06
22 Jul Kristin Roe, 29 CS&PF 16:40
2011 21 Aug Marilyn Korzekwa, 54 EF-886 16:40
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