Claire Faranda Crosses The Tsugaru Channel

Claire Faranda Crosses The Tsugaru Channel

Claire Faranda Crosses The Tsugaru Channel

Courtesy of Channel Swim Japan, Tsugaru Channel, northern Japan.

Claire Faranda from France flew halfway around the world to start at 2:47 am on July 20th from Kodomari, Aomori Prefecture on Honshu.

After catching some good luck with the weather and conditions, she reached the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido after 9 hours 51 minutes 24 seconds crossing in the 22°C – 23°C water.

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