Weekly travel deals and offers
atlantic ocean

A man wants to swim the Atlantic Ocean

atlantic oceanA former policeman from Britain wants to become the first person to swim the Atlantic . In December, he will seek from Senegal to Brazil, going swimming away huge: over 3,700 kilometers.

Man Rows 5,000 Miles Across Atlantic Ocean To Raise ...

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J., (CBS) – A man's 5,000 mile journey across the Atlantic Ocean is almost complete, and what a story he has to tell. Victor Mooney set sail in February 2014, making stops in Las Palmas off the coast of ...

Ben Hooper has already made a plan. He wants to swim about 37 kilometers daily, ie 8-9 hours and total course will last between 90 and 120 days. Overnight sleep on a boat, where you can rest if needed during the day. Every day he would have to consume 12,000 calories to withstand this tremendous effort. Fortunately, the ocean will be very warm with around 30 degrees to the equator surface, where he will swim. The man already lead two years and has raised £ 100,000 of the £ 150,000 needed for the race.

Ben will face many dangers. Would make sunstroke, can be reached in an area where strong currents or may encounter sharks, writes The Telegraph. He will be accompanied by a catamaran that will find doctors, an observatory, a cameraman and experts to help him if the sharks will be attacked. So far, only two people have tried to swim the Atlantic Ocean, but their successes were not listed in the Guinness Book of Records because of the lack of transparency in the organization of the race. So if you manage to finish the race under the rules in December, Ben will become the first man to swim the Atlantic Ocean.


Five Juvenile Offenders to Sail Across Atlantic Ocean

Five juvenile offenders have been selected by SailFuture to participate in its Sail For Justice program that will compete in the 2015 Atlantic Rally for Cruisers (ARC), a transatlantic voyage that departs on Nov. 22 and spans 2,700 nautical miles from ...

The most beautiful beaches in Morocco

Morocco is an ideal tourist destination for those who love to relax in the quiet beach. Here tourists can choose between beautifully landscaped beaches recommended for families or wild beaches. Coast Morocco lies on the shores of the Mediterranean, and the Atlantic Ocean, therefore there are numerous beaches for all ...


Why don't the Atlantic and Pacific oceans mix | Gulf of Alaska where two oceans meet but do not mix

Indian ocean meets Atlantic ocean. gulf of Alaska where two oceans meet but don't mix. Amazing Facts About Gulf Of Alaska Where 2 Oceans Meet But Dont Mix ...

More Stories
luxury hotel in Paris
Cristiano Ronaldo opens new luxury hotel in Paris