Maui Nui Crossings

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The Maui Nui Crossings or the Maui Nui Triangle Swim is a non-stop three-way channel swim between the Hawaiian islands of Maui, Lanai and Molokai, swum in any order by either a relay or solo swimmer. It is between 59 km and 64 km depending on where the start/finish is.

Maui Nui

Maui Nui was once a large landmass that consisted of the modern-day islands of Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kahoolawe in Hawaii approximately 1.2 million years ago. These four islands comprise of Maui County in contemporary times.

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3 Islands Swim

A solo swim attempt between Maui, Lanai and Molokai in the state of Hawaii in 1989 by Harry Huffaker.

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