and the Strait of Magellan
crossed by Ryan Stramrood
(South Africa), Kieron Palframan
(South Africa), Toks Viviers
(South Africa), Andrew Chin
(South Africa), Pedro Ordenes
(Chile), Randy Perkins
(USA), Rachel Golub
(USA), Cristian Vergara
(USA/Chile), Scott Lautman
(USA), Mark Lautman
(USA) [wetsuit], Rafal Ziobro (Poland), and Gustavo Oriozabala
Rafal Sebastian Ziobro is an extreme marathon swimmer from Krakow, Poland who crossed the Strait of Gibraltar
on 24 June 2008 in 6 hours 19 minutes from Leona Point at the age of 31.
Ziobro is also a member of the First Intercontinental Swimming Relay from Eurasia to America across the Bering Strait Meeting of the Sun, a 86 km (53 mile) relay will take place between July-August, 2012.
He also finished a 3.4-mile swim across the Strait of Magellan in Chile in 1 hour 19 minutes in February 2011. The waters in this extreme part of the world were 4.5°C (40.5°F) with the support of the Chilean Navy.