From OpenwaterpediaHawaiian Channel Swim Association, a volunteer-run channel swimming governing body formed to recognize individuals who have successfully swum across the 9 major inter-island channels of the Hawaiian Islands.
Channel Swimming Career
Kawauchi has successfully swum across the following channels throughout the state of Hawaii:
- Pailolo Channel, first crossing from Molokai to Maui
- Alalakeiki Channel, first crossing from Kahoolawe to Maui
- Auau Channel, from Maui to Lanai
- Kalohi Channel, from Molokai to Lanai
- Alalakeiki Channel, from Maui to Kahoolawe