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Stephen Junk Triumphantly Returns To Tsugaru

Stephen Junk heading toward the coast of Hokkaido shown below. Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Stephen Junk took a while, but he finally crossed the Tsugaru Channel in northern Japan off his Oceans Seven [...]

Front Page News In Japan About Tsugaru Channel

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Front page news in Japan described the nearly always turbulent Tsugaru Channel, its successes and failures during the 2015 season, its history, and how solo attempts and relay teams [...]

Curtis Cuts Across The Channel

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Daniel Curtis started off his tour of Japan in the Namihaya Dome in Osaka. 13 days later he headed north to Aomori Prefecture to begin his brief acclimatization to [...]

Ocean Navigating Across The Tsugaru Channel

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Under the guidance of escort boat pilot Captain Mizushima, Ocean Navi's relay team of Atusko Tamaru (タマル アツコ), Sakae Morikawa (モリカワ サカエ), Kiyoko Inoue (イノウエ キヨコ), Morihiko Inokuma (イノクマ モリヒコ), Sanae Kataoka (カタオカ サナエ), [...]

Free Wi-Fi In Japan For Foreign Swimmers

For an increasing number of channel swimmers who are attempting Tsugaru Channel crossings or who are participating in the increasing number of open water swims in Japan like with the Japan International Open Water Swimming [...]

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