Rohan More

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I am the first Asian and first Indian and 9th person in history to achieve the Oceans Seven on 9 February 2018. and also achieved the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming on 24 June 2015. Got inducted in the Class of 2018 as an Honor Swimmer in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame. I have named to the World’s 50 Most Adventurous Open Water Men in 2016 and 2019 by the World Open Water Swimming Association. I received 2016 Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award in the Water Category.

Honors
More is the first Asian and first Indian and 9th person in history to achieve the Oceans Seven on 9 February 2018.
More achieved the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming on 24 June 2015.
More was named a 2014 MSF Global Marathon Swimming Award finalist in the Barra Award for Most Impressive Overall Year category.
More received the Tenzing Norgay Award by the Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports at the age of 41 on 24 August 2016. The award is also known as the National Adventure Award for his excellence in water adventure.
More was nominated as the 2015 World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year by the World Open Water Swimming Association.
More was named to the World’s 50 Most Adventurous Open Water Men in 2016 by the World Open Water Swimming Association.
More was inducted in the Class of 2018 as an Honor Swimmer in the International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame.
More was named one of the World’s 50 Most Adventurous Open Water Men in 2019 by the World Open Water Swimming Association.
More received the 2016 Tenzing Norgay National Adventure Award in the Water Category.


Channel Swimming Career
He completed a 35 km marathon swim from Dharamtar to the Gateway of India in India in 6 hours 29 minutes at the age of 11.
He completed a crossing of the English Channel from England to France on 26 July 2014 in 14 hours 14 minutes with Neil Streeter on Suva as his escort pilot at the age of 28.
He completed a 32.4 km crossing of the Catalina Channel from Santa Catalina Island to the Southern California mainland on 6 October 2014 in 10 hours 16 minutes 40 seconds.
He completed a 42 km crossing of the Molokai Channel from Molokai Island to Oahu on 28 October 2014 in 16 hours 28 minutes.
He completed a 19.5 km crossing of the Tsugaru Channel from Honshu to Hokkaido on 14 September 2015 in 10 hours 46 minutes.
He completed the 45.9 km Manhattan Island Marathon Swim in New York City on 24 June 2015 in 6 hours 44 minutes 50 seconds at the age of 29.
He completed a 35 km crossing of the North Channel from Northern Ireland to Scotland on 6 August 2015 in 12 hours 46 minutes with Brian Meharg on Bangor Boat as his escort pilot.
He completed a 14.4 km crossing of the Strait of Gibraltar from Spain to Morocco on 4 November 2016 in 4 hours 56 minutes at the age of 31.
On 9 February 2018, he crossed the 23 km Cook Strait in New Zealand from the North Island to the South Island in 8 hours 46 minutes at the age of 32 to achieve the Oceans Seven.

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Swimmer

Swimming Interest

Marathon-Channel Swims

Special Honors

Hall of Famer

Special Honors Marathon/Channel Swimming

Oceans Seven
Triple Crown

Location

Asia

Gender

Male

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