Announcement by 702 Redi Thlabi: http://omnyapp.com/shows/the-best-of-redi-tlhabi/lead-sa-madswimmer
Twenty nine swimmers set themselves a goal to complete 24 hours of swimming in a 50 m pool on 22 and 23 January – and they did it!
MADSWIMMER DID IT: THE HIGHEST SWIM IN HISTORY!
Interview with Redi Thlabi 702: http://omnyapp.com/shows/the-best-of-redi-tlhabi/lead-sa-madswimmer
On 5 December, five Madswimmers did the highest swim in history in lake Tres Cruces Norte on the border of Chile and Argentina in the Andes Mountains at an altitude of 5909 m above sea level, 700 m higher than pioneer swimmer Lewis Pugh on Mt Everest in 2010.
MADSWIMMER TO SWIM HIGHEST WATER BODY IN AFRICA
On 22 June 2015 four South African Madswimmers will swim across the highest water body in Africa, Harris Tarn, on the slopes of Mt Kenya.
Madswimmer Jean Craven has been nominated for the 2015 Nightjar Adventurer of the year! His nomination has been for completing the six inter-continental swims and in the process raising in excess of US$300 000 for 11 children’s and orphanage charities in South Africa and Russia.
This edition of Madswimmer’s newsletter, MADSHOUT, features “maddies” DUNCAN KUKARD and MILTON BREST. It also features MONA VAN EEDEN’S experience of the Sterkfontein Swim. Send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org to receive the complete e-newsletter.
PRESS RELEASE: Lowest Swim in the World – The Dead Sea, 15 November 2016
On 15 November Madswimmer will complete part two of their Hi-Lo Challenge – as they aim to take part in a World record breaking swim across the dead sea from Jordan to Israel.