Open Water Swimming Across Borders In Bosphorus

Open Water Swimming Across Borders In Bosphorus

The 6.5K Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim 2010 (Boğazıçi Kitalararasi Yarislari) from Asia to Europe will hold its 22nd race in July 18th. Swimmers cross the Bosphorus (or Bosporus, Βόσπορος in Greek, İstanbul Boğazı in Turkish),from the north to the south. With the course so wide, the swimmer obviously decide to swim off in different directions.

The Boğazıçi is a continental crossing that should not be missed by adventurous open water swimmers. For more information in Turkish, go here. For information in English, go here.

The Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim 2010 has a dramatic introductory movie here. This movie is justifiable for the Bosphorus Cross-Continental Swim 2010 is one of the world’s greatest open water swimming events.

Watch it, it is outstanding in any language.

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