Rottnest Channel Swim

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Date: 20 February 2021
Location: Rottnest Island, WA
Distance/s: 19.7km solo, duo and teams
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Rottnest Channel SwimThe Rottnest Channel Swim is an ocean swim between Cottesloe Beach and Rottnest Island, internationally known for attracting some of the world's best open water swimmers.

Highly regarded worldwide and one of Western Australia’s iconic events, the Rottnest Channel Swim is a 19.7km open water swim from Cottesloe Beach to Rottnest Island.

The Rottnest swim accepts solo swimmers, duo pairings or teams, accompanied by paddlers, boats and support crew.

The fastest solo swimmers have been Mark Saliba in 2000 (4:00:15) and Tamara Bruce in 1993 (4:10:03).


Solomon Wright03:59:28
Bradley Smith04:08:51
Andrew Donaldson04:10:14
Heidi Gan04:21:55
Samantha Watts04:24:08
Josie Page04:25:13

2017 - Champions of the Channel

Jarrod Poort04:12:21
Solomon Wright04:30:01
Bradley Smith04:35:34
Rebekah Weller04:52:03
Jaime Bowler04:55:14
Caitlyn James05:12:46
Chris Guard04:48:57
Michael Buck04:50:11
Blair Day04:53:51
Georgina Kovacs04:57:27
Allison Hass05:11:00
Tahlia Jensen05:15:11
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