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Romano Mombelli

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Romano Mombelli (born 20 August 1992) is a Swiss open water swimmer coached by Andrea Gisiger at the Schwimmclub Solothurn/Natation Sportive Genève in Geneva, Switzerland. He attends the University of Geneva in Switzerland. His goal is to achieve the Oceans Seven.

Open Water Swimming Career[edit]

  • He crossed the Strait of Gibraltar on 5 April 2014 in 3 hours 57 minutes
  • He set a record crossing Lake of Brienz in Switzerland on 5 September 2015, 16 km in 3 hours 18 minutes as the first person to swim the lake against the current
  • He finished 3rd place at the Swiss Championships Open Water 2015 - 10 km in 2 hours 17 minutes
  • He participated in the 40th Faros Marathon in Croatia - 16 km
  • He attempted a crossing of the Molokai Channel on 12 October 2015

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