Vedika is awarded the Gertrude Ederle Award for most meritorious Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation swim by a woman in 2004.

Photo: Vedika receiving the Gertrude Ederle Award

“This is the first time this award has been given and is awarded in memory of a great name in Channel Swimming history. We can think of nobody who deserves it more than you Vedika.

It was a great dinner enjoyed by all. We had 108 people there including 7 that flew in from America.”

- Mike Oram, Hon. Secretary, Channel Swimming & Piloting Federation