Swimming From Tokyo To San Francisco Makes Sense

Swimming From Tokyo To San Francisco Makes Sense

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

No wonder Benoît Lecomte is swimming from Tokyo to San Francisco.

He is swimming straight in a transoceanic stage swim.

Or as straight as someone can swim in the Pacific Ocean according to cartographer Andy Woodruff who created maps that highlight beaches around the world that face a specific continent [see here].

For more information on Woodruff’s view of the world’s oceans and swimming perpendicular from shore, visit here.

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