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Perhentian Channel Solo Swim

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The Perhentian Channel Solo Swim is a solo 17 km crossing of the Perhentian Channel between Pulau Perhentian Island and the mainland Terengganu in Malaysia, initially completed on 21 March 2021 by Ridzwan A. Rahim from the Alunan Resort on Pulau Perhentian Island to Damai Beach Resort Camp on Bukit Keluang Beach on the mainland Terengganu of Malaysia in 8 hours 56 minutes 30 seconds. Ridzwan covered a distance of 19.087 km with the help of the escort crew Abdul Razak Abdul Aziz (team leader and observer), Mohd Hafizuddin Amlin (kayaker), Damien Ong-Yeoh (escort crew member), Tsuyoshi Amzar Sawada (observer), Ariff Budiman Abdul Halim (photographer), Mohd Fahmi Zainal Aripin (drone videographer) and escort boat pilots, Wan Nor Hisham Wan Razak and Azrol Mohd Yusof.

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