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Xiamen-Kinman Swimming

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Xiamen-Kinmen Swim, a 2-person relay competition across the Taiwan Strait from Taiwan to mainland China

The Xiamen-Kinmen Swimming Competition (or Xiamen Open Water Swim or Xiajin Strait Crossing or 廈金海峽橫渡 in Chinese) is one of the Top 50 Open Water Swims In Asia and one of the World's Top 100 Open Water Swims for 2014. It is an 7 km cross-border swim between the mainland of China and Taiwan. It is one of the World's Top 100 Island Swims.

Distance[edit]

7 km

Type[edit]

Ocean

Location[edit]

City Xiamen, China to Kinmen, Taiwan, Taiwan Strait

Country China

Region Asia

Contact[edit]

Name Chinese Swimming Association

Event Information[edit]

Month: August

Event Date: 8/15/2009

Class: Amateur

Wetsuit: No

The swim is ranked among the Top 50 Open Water Swims In Asia and World's Top 100 Open Water Swims for 2014.

2015 Xiamen-Kinman Swim[edit]

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