In 2018, not long after her 60th birthday, Trish Dooey attempted her 20th Rottnest Channel Swim and first ever solo crossing.
Alexandra is not a swimmer, nor is she involved directly in the Rotto Swim. Her passion for shipwrecks drove her to write this creative-non-fiction piece that imagines the story behind the Rottnest swimming legend, Herbert Voigt.
Katrina Porter is an Australian Paralympic swimmer, associate at PricewaterhouseCoopers, and active member of the North Cottesloe Surf Life Saving Club.
For Sayani Das, swimming has become two things: a way to make her country proud, and a public demonstration that girls can do anything.
Having completed the English Channel Swim, and a double crossing of the Rottnest Channel Swim, Peter set a new goal to improve his single crossing time. There’s just one small catch—he doesn’t like swimming
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