Irishman, Stephen Redmond has done what some have thought impossible: his completed all seven of the world’s major open water swims – The Ocean’s seven. Steven came on shore this morning in Japan after completing the Tsugaru Channel swim. He is the first person to successfully swim the world’s 7 most famous channel crossings: The English Channel, the Irish North Channel, the Strait of Gibraltar, the Catalina Channel, The Cook Strait in New Zealand, the Molokai Channel and Tsugaru Channel.
This feat, though it seems a bit esoteric, is similar to the first Seven Summits of climbing the world’s seven major summits.
Read more at the Daily News of Open Water Swimming.