Perhentian Marathon Swim In Malaysia

Courtesy of Jose Luis Larrosa Chorro, Strait of Malacca between Malaysia and Indonesia.

Jose Luis Larrosa Chorro created Swimon to develop and promote open water swimming events in Malaysia including the 16 km Perhentian Marathon Swim [shown above] around Pulau Besar, the Perhaentia 4.5 km OWS Challenge, and solo crossings of the Strait of Malacca between Malaysia and Indonesia that has only been crossed by a handful of solo swimmers.

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