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Rob Lea, James Tout, Georgios-Ioannis Tsianos Do The Uniquely Unusual Around The World

Rob Lea, James Tout, Georgios-Ioannis Tsianos Do The Uniquely Unusual Around The World Courtesy of National Geographic Magazine, Park City, Utah. Rob Lea of Park City, Utah is the only person in history to complete a Calendar Year Peak and Pond that requires a successful crossing of the English Channel and a summit of Mount Everest, both within one calendar

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James Tout Still Going Strong

James Tout Still Going Strong Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The English Channel holds all kinds of special places in the endurance sports world. The English Channel is part of the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming that requires soloists to complete the English Channel, the Catalina Channel, and the Manhattan Island Marathon Swim. This

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The Power Of Observation

When you stand on the seashore or coast line before an open water swim, do you really observe what the open body of water is doing and know what exists below the surface? Do you understand the possible marine life that lives in the depths in the area? Do you know what the currents are doing and where they are flowing? Have you read the tide charts before

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