Chloë would like to share what she has learnt to help other swimmers achieve their dreams, whether it be a personal challenge at a community swim event, a fundraising swim, triathlon or channel crossing.
Every Tuesday, Chloë McCardel will be sharing training tips on Instagram – covering technique, how to complete major swims, motivational techniques, focus, commitment to training, nutrition and more.
On 29 August 2017, Chloë McCardel attempted what is widely considered the greatest endurance challenge – the 136km quadruple non-stop crossing of the English Channel. This had never been attempted previously, let alone completed.
While unsuccessful on her first attempt, Chloë is extremely proud to have completed her third double crossing of the English Channel. Chloë does not see this attempt as a ‘failure’ but rather a step closer to achieving this incredible feat. It has provided her with an opportunity to learn more and find ways to improve. Chloë still believes a quadruple crossing of the English Channel is possible and is inspired to dramatically alter the perception of what the human mind and body can achieve in such harsh, inhospitable conditions.
Neil Mitchell (3AW) spoke with Chloë after her epic English Channel challenge.