“Swim the Channel” documentary now available

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Freda Streeter ("the General") directs Channel aspirants on the beach in Dover.

Swim the Channel is a one-hour documentary featured last July on BBC Four, which follows three English Channel aspirants in the 2014 season. Featuring several legends of the modern Channel swimming community including the Dover Beach Crew (Freda Streeter, Irene Wakeham, and Barrie Wakeham), Kevin Murphy, and Michael Oram.

The film is now available to view outside the UK on the Real Stories YouTube channel: