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In How Many Seas Have You Swum?

Courtesy of Universe Today, World Ocean, Planet Earth.

What swimmer in history has swum in all 12 seas around the world? Who is a World Sea Swimmer?

A World Sea Swimmer has completed an open water swim (sea swim) of any distance in the Mediterranean Sea (1), Red Sea (2), Black Sea (3), Caribbean Sea (4), Gulf of Mexico (5), Hudson Bay (6), Bering Sea (7), Tasman Sea (8), Coral Sea (9), Bay of Bengal (10), Arabian Sea (11), and North Sea (12).

Other seas include the Davis Strait, Labrador Sea, Gulf of St. Lawrence, Gulf of Maine, Bay of Fundy, Massachusetts Bay, Cape Cod Bay, Nantucket Sound, Buzzards Bay, Narragansett Bay, Long Island Sound, New York Bay, Chesapeake Bay, Bay of Campeche, Campeche Bank, Gulf of Gonâve (Haiti), Gulf of Honduras, Golfo de los Mosquitos, Gulf of Venezuela, Gulf of Paria, Gulf of Darién, Argentine Sea, Norwegian Sea, Aegean Sea, Adriatic Sea, Ionian Sea, Tyrrhenian Sea, Wadden Sea, Baltic Sea, Archipelago Sea, Bothnian Sea, Central Baltic Sea, Gulf of Riga, Oresund Strait, Sea of Åland, English Channel, Irish Sea, Celtic Sea, Bay of Biscay, Cantabrian Sea, Myrtoan Sea, Sea of Crete, Thracian Sea, Alboran Sea, Balearic Sea, Catalan Sea, Cilician Sea, Gulf of Sidra, Levantine Sea, Libyan Sea, Ligurian Sea, Sea of Sardinia, Sea of Sicily, Marmara Sea, Sea of Azov, Gulf of Guinea, Denmark Strait, Chukchi Sea, East Siberian Sea, Laptev Sea, Kara Sea, Barents Sea, Pechora Sea, White Sea, Wandel Sea, Greenland Sea, Lincoln Sea, Baffin Bay, The Northwest Passages, Prince Gustav Adolf Sea, Amundsen Gulf, Hudson Strait, James Bay, Beaufort Sea, Amundsen Sea, Bass Strait, Bellingshausen Sea, Cooperation Sea, Cosmonauts Sea, Davis Sea, D'Urville Sea, Drake Passage, Great Australian Bight, Gulf St Vincent, King Haakon VII Sea, Lazarev Sea, Mawson Sea, Riiser-Larsen Sea, Ross Sea, Scotia Sea, Somov Sea, Spencer Gulf, Weddell Sea, Bay of Bengal, Gulf of Aden, Gulf of Oman, Laccadive Sea, Mozambique Channel, Persian Gulf, Timor Sea, Anish Sea, Arafura Sea, Bali Sea, Banda Sea, Bering Sea, Bismarck Sea, Bohai Sea, Bohol Sea (or Mindanao Sea), Camotes Sea, Celebes Sea, Ceram Sea, Chilean Sea, Sea of Chiloé, East China Sea, Flores Sea, Gulf of Alaska, Gulf of California (or Sea of Cortés), Gulf of Carpentaria, Gulf of Thailand, Halmahera Sea, Java Sea, Koro Sea, Mar de Grau, Molucca Sea, Philippine Sea, Salish Sea, Savu Sea, Sea of Japan, Sea of Okhotsk, Seto Inland Sea, Sibuyan Sea, Solomon Sea, South China Sea, Sulu Sea, Tasman Sea, Visayan Sea and Yellow Sea.

Copyright © 2016 by World Open Water Swimming Association

1 comment:

  1. Bering Sea lies between Asia and America, number 7 on map indicates Sea of Okhotsk.


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