Catalina Channel - results index
The Catalina Channel (technically San Pedro Channel) lies between the Southern California mainland and Santa Catalina Island. The standard route is 20 miles between Doctor's Cove, Catalina Island, and Point Vicente on the mainland. George Young completed the first successful solo swim in January 1927. Solo and relay swims have been sanctioned by the Catalina Channel Swimming Federation since 1981.
|Catalina Island to Mainland||488||George Young - 1927||Grace van der Byl - 07:27:25 (2012)|
|Mainland to Catalina Island||45||Jose Cortinas - 1953||Penny Lee Dean - 07:15:55 (1976)|
|Mainland to Catalina Island to Mainland||6||Cindy Cleveland - 1977||John York - 16:42:00 (1978)|
|Catalina Island to Mainland to Catalina||3||Greta Andersen - 1958||Penny Lee Dean - 20:03:17 (1977)|