Tag: Emma France

Sir John Royden Raising Money And Hopes

Courtesy of Piers Townley, The Brain Tumour Charity, Lake Geneva, Switzerland. Sir John Royden remembers his sister Emma who passed away due to a brain tumor in 2003 when she was 32. He said, “One distinguishing feature about my sister Emma was that she was loved and liked by everyone that she met. On the Venn Diagram, that puts her with a big overlap

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France To France

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Emma France swam from Jersey to France in 8 hours 18 minutes. She called it swimming through 'jellyfish soup'. "Those jellies are nasty! Glad it's done. I have wonderful crew of Paul James, Cliff Golding, Wendy Trehiou and Matthew Clarke at the wheel." Copyright © 2015 by World Open Water Swimming

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France Rounds Jersey

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The day before Michelle Macy set a new record for the Round Jersey solo circumnavigation swim under great conditions, Emma France from Guildford in the UK was not so fortunate. But the outcome was the same: success. France knows what marathon swimming is all about; she understands the ebbs and flows of

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