WEATHER INFOMATION SITES

BBC UK Weather forecast           --- The shipping forecast plus wind and pressure charts. 
                                                                 Click on wind or preasure tags for 3 day predictions

Sandettee light ship weather information   --- Weather report of conditions in Channel for past 24 hours
	
UK Met office forecast    --- A more detailed marine and land forecast with local weather for spacific places.
                                                   You can select "favourite towns (Dover - Ramsgate etc) and pages.

XC Weather page              --- A good indication of what might happen by not that reliable - tends to be a bit 
                                                   optomistic at times. Worth a look at alongside the other weather sites

Wind Guru weather site     --- Another godd indication of what might happen - tends to be a bit optomistic 
                                                      at times. Worth a look at alongside the other weather sites

US Forces 10 day forecast   --- You might have trouble getting into this site as it is the US forces site for the 
                                                          North atlantic. It gives an idea of what it to be expected over the next 10 days 
                                                          and is usually fairy accurate. It does differ considerably from the BBC 
                                                          predictions. Which one do you want to beleive, or are they all "Pie in the Sky"

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GUEST HOUSES & ACCOMODATION

Hubert House                     ---   9 Castle Hill Road, Dover, Kent, CT16 1QW  +441304 202253  
                      e-mail    stay@huberthouse.co.uk

Vitoria Gueat House  e-mail        ---  1 Laureston Place, Dover, Kent CT16 1QX  +441304 205140
                                                                                             e-mail    WHam101496@aol.com   

Varn Ridge Channel Swim Park --- 145 Old Dover Road, Capel Le Ferne  +441303 251765
                                                                  info@varne-ridge.co.uk 
Sandown Guest House --- 229 Folkestone Road, Dover. CT17 9SL +441304 226807 stay@sandownguesthouse.com ____________________________________________________________________
INORMATION SITES channelswimming.com --- Mike & Angela Oram's personal site. Lots of swim information Successful swim lists and links for accomodation etc Swimmers chat site --- If you would like to join the "swimmers chat site" click on this link and send us the e-mail address you wish to use for membership Stephen Smith - Taxis --- Taxi service from London & airports to & from Dover tel: 01708 452923 mobile 07710348126 -

TheChannelswimmers web site                          ---  Site set up by Nick adams and friends
TheChannelSwimmers Picture gallery              ---  for pictures and information

Jersey Long Distance Swimming Club             --- Channel Islands swimming information

Dover Tourist information office                         ---  Accomodation and Dover town infomation

Dovour Harbour                                                      ---  Dover Harbour information site

Amature Swimming Association (ASA)             ---  Uk swimming's Governing body site

British Long Distance Swimming Ass.              ---  Open water swimming in the UK

Scotland swimming                                                ---  Swimming in Scotland

Ocean Swims - Paul Ellorcamp's site                ---  lots of information - Australian swims 		

Open Water Swimming Europe                           ---  Open water swimming site - Netherlands

Swimtrek -- www.swimtrek.com                          ---  Swimming holidays  & training   

Rottnest Swim                                                          ---  Australian Rottnest Channel swim site 

Dover Solo                                                                 ---  Personal site of Marcia Cleveland, Channel 
                                                                                           Swimmer and writer of "Dover Solo"

Tsugaru Strait Swimming Association               --- Tsugaru Strait Swimming Association. This is the web site 
                                                                                            for the new swim across the Tsugaru Straits in Japan. 

Chesapeake Bay Bridge Swim

La Jolla Cove Swim Club  

Boston Light swim                                                  --- Contact - Greg O’Connor: gregoc@rcn.com
                                                                                           8 mile swim in August from Boston Light through Boston 
                                                                                           Harbour islands to L street beach. The oldest open water 
                                                                                           marathon swim in the USA (water temp 53°F to 68°F)

Randy Nutt                                                                 --- Victor 12.5 mile Key west swim & others 
www.AquaMoonAdventures.com                             e-mail  info@RandyNutt.com

Ron Colins swim site                                              ---  24 mile Tampa Bay swim web site (USA)

Catalina Channel Swim                                          ---  Catalina channel association web site

Manhattan Island Foundation                               ---  New York - Manhattan swim information site

Elmbridge Phoenix Swimming Club                   --- 1300 swimming club web sites in UK

www.swim-sites.com                                              --- index for  Swimming web sites  by  catagory

www.dover.lifeguard.btinternet.co.uk                --- Dover Lifeguards Swimming Club.

Endlesspools - Daniel Fraley                                --- Have you thought about having your own endless pool 
                                                                                            for training at home? -- swim@endlesspools.com

If you have a relevant web site that you would like included on this page please let us know --- e-mail the site information to michaeloram@btinternet.com

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