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Tahrina Nasrin

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Tahrina Nasrin is an open water swimmer from Howrah, India.

Open Water Swimming Highlights[edit]

  • She completed a fastest 16.1 km one-way crossing of the Bangla Channel on 23 November 2018.
  • She completed the the first two-way crossing of the 32.2 km Bangla Channel by a woman from Saint Martin's Island to Shah Porir Dwip of Teknaf and back in Bangladesh. She started swimming at 6:12 am and completed the journey of 32.2 km in 8 hours 13 minutes at 2:25 pm on 15 December 2019, breaking the previous record of 9 hours 10 minutes set by Sampanna Ramesh Shelar. She was escorted by her father Sk Afsar Ahamed and navigator Rafa Uddin.

Bangla Channel Two-way Crossing[edit]


The 16.1 km Bangla Channel stretches from mainland Bangladesh (Teknaf) to St. Martin's Island located in the Bay of Bengal, Bangladesh.

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