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  • Journey / Crossing

Experience this amazing swim between two continents. Only normally possible on one day of the year, August 30th or 'Victory Day' as it's known in Turkey.

An amazing chance to take part in the oldest recorded swim and follow in the footsteps of Leander and Lord Byron.

Be sure to follow the guidance as to which markers to aim for, otherwise you risk being swept too far towards the Aegean by the current.

For a seamless adventure, a trip can be arranged via SwimTrek:

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This is a crowd-sourced map. Abilities vary, and conditions change. Always assess risks for yourself before getting in.

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