From domestic violence survivor to world record holder for the most number of English Channel swims – Chloe McCardel’s story is extraordinary. It was a privilege to chat to her.

Here she is telling me that swimming the English Channel can be psychological torture; it’s like being locked in a room in the dark for hours on end. For more on how she conquered the Channel, check out my story on

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