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Sfax

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Nejib Belhedi of Tunisia to swim 20 km from Kerkennah to Sfax in 2015 after his first crossing in 1991
Nejib Belhedi pulling a 1014-ton boat during his 425m 35-minute boat pulling event in Sfax Port in Tunisia on 22 May 2017

Sfax (Arabic: صفاقس‎) is a city in Tunisia, located 270 km (170 mi) southeast of Tunis. The city, founded in AD 849 on the ruins of Taparura and Thaenae, is the capital of the Sfax Governorate and a Mediterranean port.

Channel Swimming

Iron Swim1000 Boat Pull


Nejib Belhedi completed his boat pulling solo swim of the 1014-ton ship a distance of 425 meters in 25 minutes on 22 May 2017in Tunisia's Sfax Port, called the Iron Swim1000.

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