Jeremy McClure is a blind four-time Paralympic swimmer from Australia who continues to push (his) boundaries.
In 2015, he first completed a 19.7 km Rottnest Channel Swim from Cottesloe Beach to Rottnest Island in Western Australia, finishing in 7 hours 54 minutes. But a single crossing wasn’t enough the next year when he completed a two-way crossing in 14 hours 8 minutes. Then in 2017, he attempted a three-way crossing of the Rottnest Channel Swim with a team of 33 people in the Jeremy’s Blind Rottnest Triple Crossing.
Not limited to freestyle, McClure set the fastest backstroke crossing of the Rottnest Channel Swim in 7 hours 12 minutes in 2019.
This year on February 12th, he completed a 34.1 km swim from Dirk Hartog Island to Denham Beach in Shark Bay, Western Australia. Always seeking new goals and challenges…
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