Oceans Seven Relay

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Oceans Seven Relay consists of Brian Ross, Chris Kraus, Rick Gaenzle, shown after their North Channel crossing

The Oceans Seven Relay is a 3-man relay consisting of Richard W. Gaenzle, Jr., Brian Ross and Chris Kraus. The team from Connecticut is nominated for the 2015 World Open Water Swimming Performance of the Year and achieved the Oceans Seven challenge by successfully completing the following relays:

Oceans Seven

The trio are the only known relay that are attempting to complete the Oceans Seven. Kraus, Ross and Gaenzel have also completed numerous other open water swims, both as relay and singles, including double crossings of Alcatraz Island in San Francisco Bay as soloists.

Tsugaru Channel Relay

Video of Chris Kraus, Rick Gaenzle and Brian Ross relay crossing of the Tsugaru Channel courtesy of Masayuki Moriya of Ocean-navi and the Tsugaru Channel Swimming Association

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