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Asia

The following are featured 2014-2015 WOWSS swimming events which take place in Asia.

The Cold Half is a 15 km extreme winter marathon swim in Hong Kong Island in February by Open Water Asia.

Cold Half
(Hong Kong)

Month: February
Race Director: Doug Woodring

The Jax Coco Shek O Challenge is ranked among the Top 50 Open Water Swims In Asia and is organized by Doug Woodring of Open Water Asia.

The Jax Coco Shek O Challenge is ranked among the Top 50 Open Water Swims In Asia and is organized by Doug Woodring of Open Water Asia.

 

 

Jax Sheko Challenge
(Hong Kong)

Month: July
Race Director: Doug Woodring

 

 

 

Hellespont and Dardanelles

Hellespont is a narrow strait in northwestern Turkey connecting the Aegean Sea to the Sea of Marmara. It is one of the Turkish Straits.

 

 

Hellespont and
Dardanelles Swim

(Turkey)

Month: August
Race Director: Simon Murie

 

 

The Aichi Crossing (or the Aichi Centoria International Crossing Swim) is a new Japan International Open Water Swimming Association competition held in Nagoya, Japan.

The Aichi Crossing is a new Japan International Open Water Swimming Association competition held in Nagoya, Japan.

 

 

Aichi Crossing
(Nagoya, Japan)

Month: August
Race Director: Yutaka Shinozaki

 

 

The Five is a 5 km open water swimming competition held as a complementary race to the Clean Half, a 15 km extreme winter marathon swim in Hong Kong Island.

The Five is a 5 km open water swimming competition held as a complementary race to the Clean Half, a 15 km extreme winter marathon swim in Hong Kong Island.

 

 

The Five
(Hong Kong, China)

Month: October
Race Director: Doug Woodring

 

 

 

Egypt is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.

Egypt is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula.

 

 

Stroke For Egypt
(Red Sea, Egypt)

Month: December
Race Director: Mohamed Marouf