Conditions got tremendously turbulent after Matías was hit by the strong winds in the middle of the Tsugaru Current. The turbulence created dangerous conditions for both swimmer and crew so the swim was aborted after 3 hours 21 minutes.
Ola reported, “It was impossible to swim like this. I lost all my energy. My team in the boat did too. But, of course, I will try it again.”
Copyright © 2008-2018 by World Open Water Swimming Association