Yuta Tsuboi is a Japanese open water swimmer living and working in New York City.
Open Water Swimming Career
- On 23 June 2012, he finished 28th in the 45.8 km Manhattan Island Marathon Swim in New York in 8 hours 40 minutes 15 seconds at the age of 39.
- On 16 June 2013, he finished 2nd in the 31.9 km 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim in New York in 6 hours 59 minutes 33 seconds.
- On 8 August 2013, he crossed the 32.3 km Catalina Channel from Santa Catalina Island to California mainland in 11 hours 32 minutes 24 seconds at the age of 40.
- On 12 June 2015, he finished 4th in the 31.9 km 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim in New York in 7 hours 34 minutes 47 seconds.
- On 7 September 2015, he crossed the 33.8 km English Channel from England to France in 10 hours 42 minutes at the age of 42.
- On 3 July 2016, he finished 6th in the 29.9 km 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim in New York in 5 hours 36 minutes 49 seconds at the age of 43.
- he completed the 2014 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim in New York.
- he competed as a 2-person relay at the 2011 Manhattan Island Marathon Swim in New York.
- On 20 April 2013, he participated in the 24-mile Tampa Bay Marathon Swim in Florida.
- he completed all 4 events at the 2015 United States Winter Swimming Championships in Lake Memphremagog, Vermont
- he also achieved the Triple Crown of Open Water Swimming in 2015 as the first Japanese citizen to do so
- he competed in the 2016 United States Winter Swimming Association National Championships in the 200m freestyle on 30 January in New York City in 1.2°C (34.3°F) water of the La Marina venue in the Hudson River
- 8 Bridges Hudson River Swim
- NYC Swim bio
- Tampa Bay Marathon Swim website
- Open Water Swimming website
- Marathon Swimming website
- World Open Water Swimming Association
- List Of Marathon Swims Around The World
- Distance Matters In Tampa Bay
- 7 Uber Days Between 8 Long Bridges
- The Why's Of Swimming In Really Cold Water
- Paula Yankauskas, Hardened Winter Swimmers Go 4 For 4
- Triple Crown Of Open Water Swimming Clarification
- Cheryl Reinke, Paige Christie Go 7 For 7 At 8 Bridges
- Marathon Swimmers Federation bio