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Wednesday, July 6, 2016

2017 Tsugaru Channel Slots

Courtesy of Yusuke Shimasaki of H.I.S. Co., Ltd., Japan.

Yusuke Shimasaki of H.I.S. Co., Ltd. announced the last available slots for the 2017 Tsugaru Channel season, both for relays and solo channel swimmers.

"H.I.S. Co., Ltd. is a leading Japanese travel agency that supports foreign athletes wishing to cross the Tsugaru Channel. We coordinate the travel, ground transportation, accommodations and escort boat pilots while working closely with Ocean Navi and the Tsugaru Channel Swimming Association," explains Shimasaki. "The remaining available windows for the 2017 season are as follows:"

* 25-26 July 2017
* 27-28 July 2017
* 7-8 August 2017
* 9-10 August 2017
* 14-15 August 2017
* 29-30 August 2017
* 31 August - 1 September 2017
* 4-5 September 2017
* 6-7 September 2017
* 13-14 September 2017
* 20-21 September 2017

For more information and application documents in English about crossing the Tsugaru Channel, contact Shimasaki at shimasaki.yusuke@his-world.comshimasaki.yusuke@his-world.com.

For detailed information about the Tsugaru Channel, visit Openwaterpedia and the Tsugaru Channel Swimming Association.

Adam Walker swimming across the Tsugaru Channel.

Stephen Redmond swimming across the Tsugaru Channel.

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