Frenchman without hands and legs and we will swim around the world

Frenchman without hands and legs and we will swim around the worldFrench swimmer, Philippe Croizon, which has no hands and legs, plans to swim around the...Photo 1/1
Written by M-Magazine Monday, 30 April 2012 | 12:33

French swimmer, Philippe Croizon, which has no hands and legs, plans to swim around the world along with ChaseriArnoo colleague.

Philippe which remained without extremities after an misfortune when he was hit by electric power, says "We both are ordinary people and we will symbolically unite five continents". Croizon already has crossed La Manch and after this act has decided to try new challenges.Croizon and Chaser will start this unusual trip on May 6 from Papua New Guinea to Indonesia and this way they will connect Australia with Asia. Afterwards they will swim the Red Sea (this way they will connect Asia from Africa), Gibraltar (Africa and Europe) and the Bering Strait (to connect Asia and America). Travelling across the oceans, where will exceed over 85 kilometers swimming and remain in water for 45 hours, they should complete in August /kuriozitete-enigma/