Five Oceans

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noun - The Five Oceans is the completion of a long-distance swim in all five oceans of the world: the Atlantic Ocean, Pacific Ocean, Indian Ocean, Southern Ocean (also known as the Antarctic Ocean) and Arctic Ocean.

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Lewis Pugh completed the Five Oceans when he swam in the Atlantic Ocean (1992 English Channel between England and France), the Arctic Ocean (2003 North Cape in Norway), the Southern Ocean (2005 Deception Island in sub-Antarctica), the Indian Ocean (2006 Nelson Mandela Bay in South Africa) and Pacific Ocean (2006 15 km Manly Beach to the Sydney Opera House in Australia).

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