Claire Faranda Crosses The Tsugaru Channel

Courtesy of Channel Swim Japan, Tsugaru Channel, northern Japan.

Claire Faranda from France flew halfway around the world to start at 2:47 am on July 20th from Kodomari, Aomori Prefecture on Honshu.

After catching some good luck with the weather and conditions, she reached the northern Japanese island of Hokkaido after 9 hours 51 minutes 24 seconds crossing in the 22°C – 23°C water.

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