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Roughwater swimmer

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Pod or pack of roughwater swimmers of the Gatorman of the annual La Jolla Rough Water Swim in La Jolla Cove, California

noun - Roughwater swimmer (or rough water swimmer is an athlete who competes in ocean swims, open water swimming competitions, attempts solo or relay open water swims, marathon swims, or channel swims, or trains or exercises in open bodies of water for fitness or fun.

Usage

The roughwater swimmer entered the one-mile swim in Miami.

Synonyms

rough water swimmer, ocean swimmer, long distance swimmer, open water swimmer

Video


Video of Brad McVetta crossing the Tsugaru Channel from Honshu to Hokkaido, courtesy of Masayuki Moriya of Ocean-navi and the Tsugaru Channel Swimming Association

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