On A Marathon Mission In Marina Martinique

On A Marathon Mission In Marina Martinique

Ralph West, Russell Tucker, Greg Tucker, JC van Wyk, Brenton Williams and Sanmarie Woithe will embark on setting a South African marathon swimming relay record of 316K (196.3 miles) at the Marina Martinique in Jeffrey’s Bay, South Africa.

The sextet will swim non-stop from 8 am on March 21st until 12 noon on March 25th, each will swim a set distance per a pre-planned schedule around a 3.1K loop.

Ralph explains, “We will keep an accurate log of each swimmer’s time in the water. The distance and swim will be ratified by the governing body of Eastern Cape Swimming and sanctioned by Swim South Africa while our position is monitored by GPS in order to determine the exact distance of the loop.”

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