The Swimathon Foundation, the charity behind the hugely successful Swimathon campaign, has announced the introduction of a new challenge as part of the Swimathon family - Open Water Swimathon.
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Outdoor Swimmer about the trials of swimming the length of the Danube
Latest feat from world renowned ultra-marathon swimmer
Avram Iancu set off yesterday (20 June 2017) to swim 2,800km along the River Danube. The 41-year old librarian from Romania aims to become the first person to complete the swim without fins or a wetsuit.