Friday, December 26, 2008

Swimming between Europe and Asia

In the May 6, 1963 issue of Sports Illustrated, George Weller wrote about swimming from Europe to Asia.

Bosporus (or Bosphorus), known as the Istanbul Strait, connects the Black Sea with the Sea of Marmara. Bosporus) is the world’s most narrow strait used for international navigation … and site of the 21st annual Bosporus Swim in July.

Where there is water, there are open water swimmers.

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