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Thursday, March 21, 2013

Craig Lenning Takes The 5th In The Cook Strait

Craig Lenning, swimming with his American buddy Darren Miller, finished his fifth channel in the Oceans Seven challenge.

With a circuitous course across the Cook Strait in 16ºC (62ºF) water in 10 hours 42 minute, the duo was helped with an all-star crew with Philip Rush and Shelley Taylor-Smith both in their escort and guide boats.

Lenning wrote on Facebook, "The swim went well. I appreciate all the support. The seas were nice, smooth, and cool. I enjoyed very much swimming with Darren and the hospitality of the New Zealand/Australian crew."

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