Retrospective Recognition

For those swimmers who previously have made a solo crossing, but have not applied to have this swim ratified by the RCSA, you can apply for Retrospective Recognition of this swim. Please note that in order to  have a successful application, you will need to provide evidence that you met all requirements as listed on the DIY checklist.

If you would like to apply for Retrospective Recognition, please download, print and complete the Application Form. This application can be made by emailing to

To date, all solo crossing applications that have been received and that have met all requirements to the RCSA’s satisfaction have been recognised.

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