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Longest Ocean Swim

By October 14, 2004

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Australian Susie Maroney swam a record 197 km (122 miles) from Mexico to Cuba, covering the longest distance ever swum without flippers in open sea. She completed the marathon swim in 38 hours and 33 minutes, arriving in Cuba on June 1, 1998. (Guiness World Records / Wikipedia)


July 25, 2007 at 3:31 am
(1) Giusseppe Sebastien Lacuna says:

wow congratualition to you ahmm u the best man in the world wich swim for one day a a half hour the world classified pupoluse things ive heard so shock!!!

February 4, 2009 at 9:49 pm
(2) christopher Richards says:

i want to be the first to swim from one continent to another

July 4, 2009 at 10:50 am
(3) matt geiger says:

i just swam from hawaii to Anchorage, Alaska. i just dudn’t tells no one. cotton pickin.

March 6, 2011 at 5:47 am
(4) marco says:

Congrats for the great swim. I’d love to know what the diet was as I also swim longis distances and with no flippers.

Btw the above link to the guinness world record leads to a dead page.

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