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Ice, Water, Fire Challenge

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Dr. Georgios-Ioannis Tsianos, the first person in history to complete the Ice, Water, Fire Challenge when he climbed Mount Everest, swam the English Channel, and ran the 250 km Marathon des Sables

noun - The Ice, Water, Fire Challenge is a solo challenge to climb Mount Everest, swim the English Channel and run 250 km Marathon des Sables.

History[edit]

In May 2015, Georgios-Ioannis Tsianos became the first person in history to complete the world's highest climb, swim across the English Channel and successfully run the Marathon des Sables through the Sahara Desert.

Alternative Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming Achievements[edit]

On 13 July 2009, Steven Munatones of the World Open Water Swimming Association proposed a number of alternative Triple Crown swims based on the original Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming (English Channel + Catalina Channel + Manhattan Island Marathon Swim). Similar to the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing that can be defined differently, there are a number of alternative definitions for achievements of the original Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming.

Other acknowledged Triple Crown achievements are as follows:

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