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David Mecca crosses the Strait of Gibraltar in the middle of winter

The swimmer has achieved it in a time of 3: 39 minutes

After I had to postpone the crossing last day 2 for bad weather, yesterday the Spanish David Meca He has crossed the Strait of Gibraltar again to swim in a time of 3: 39.

Mecca, former World Champion of 10 and 25 km in open water yesterday achieved its new challenge at the age of 42 when crossing the 14, 3km of travel.

David who has already done it with this 3 times alone has shown that with more than 40 years you can achieve great things. The first time he got it was in 1999 where he broke the world record by crossing it in 2:27 (with a wetsuit) and then in 2008 where he completed the triple cross in 14 hours and 5 minutes.

Photo: Davidmeca.com

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