Stories tagged: english channel
UPDATED: Thu., July 25, 2019
Looking like a superhero, the French inventor of an airborne hoverboard glided partway over the English Channel on his personal flying machine then crashed in the sea Thursday.
Fri., Oct. 26, 2018
Robin Davis was about jump into the English Channel and begin the first of six one-hour legs of a relay swim from Dover, England, to France. It was just after …
Tue., June 20, 2017
A 66-year-old from the United States has become the oldest woman to swim across the English Channel.
Mon., Sept. 12, 2016
Susanne Baab-Simpson completed an official swim of the English Channel, beginning at 7:10 a.m. Aug. 14. At age 56, the longtime Spokane competitive swimmer in 50-meter pools successfully negotiated the …
Mon., Feb. 2, 2009
TAMPA, Fla. – Deep-sea explorers who found $500 million in sunken treasure two years ago say they have discovered another prized shipwreck: A legendary British man-of-war that sank in the …