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Stripped Like Sea Snakes For Protection

Jennifer Figge wears a wetsuit on her stage swims in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. And it is a unique one. Her wetsuit has white stripes painted on it. "That is so I appear poisonous," she explains. "Most poisonous sea snakes are striped. On my third Atlantic crossing, the diver onboard was uncomfortable with the number of shark sightings. He came

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Top 10 Things To Fear In The Open Water

During his completion of the 5 Oceans (a marathon swim in the Atlantic, Arctic, Southern, Indian and Pacific Oceans), recent International Marathon Swimming Hall of Fame inductee (Honour Swimmer) Lewis Pugh had to study and carefully prepare for various creatures that could be of potential harm to him and his crew. Below are 10 of the most potentially

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