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Tough Tenacious Teamwork Take Two

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. After a year of waiting from redemption and a rematch with the Mediterranean Sea, the Cyprus Israel Swim achieved its goal of swimming from Cyprus to Israel and setting the 6-man distance relay record en route. The unprecedented 6-man relay completed 380 km (236 miles) following a course from its start on

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Six Set Off From Cyprus

Courtesy of Cyprus Israel Swim in the Mediterranean Sea. The Cyprus Israel Swim has begun on its 400 km non-stop 6-man relay from Paphos Port Cyprus in Cyprus to Israel this morning. Udi Erell, Doron Amosi, Ben Enosh, Ori Sela, Oded Rahav, and Luc Chetboun are off on their attempt to break the record for the longest non-stop 6-person open water relay

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Thomas Allen Wins Two In Cyprus

Thomas Allen of Great Britain got the best of Mark Papp of Hungary twice at the 9th Cyprus International Swimming Marathon event in Limassol, Cyprus. But it was the closest of margins and great competition on the two-day event that was held in combination with the Cyprus National Open Water Championships. In the 5 km, Allen's victory was by the tiniest of

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