From OpenwaterpediaBab-el-Mandeb strait and the Gulf of Aden. In the north, there is the Sinai Peninsula, the Gulf of Aqaba, and the Gulf of Suez (leading to the Suez Canal). The Red Sea is a Global 200 eco-region. T
The Red Sea is about 2250 km (1398 miles) long and, at its widest point, 355 km (220.6 miles) wide. There are also extensive shallow shelves, noted for their marine life and corals. The sea is the habitat of over 1,000 invertebrate species, and 200 soft and hard corals. It is the world's northernmost tropical sea.
Stroke for Egypt
The Red Sea is also site of the multi-race, multi-sport aquatic festival called Stroke for Egypt.
- Seven Attempts Crossing The Gate Of Grief
- James Kegley's Amazing Aquatic Adventure
- Stroke for Egypt Facebook page
- Stroke For Egypt, Where The Red Sea Is Blue
- Khaled Shalaby And Sherwitte Hafez Stroke for Egypt
- There Is A Lotta Open Water Swimming To Do In Africa
- FINA Cancels World Junior Championships In Israel