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Swimmer completes a marathon first for Vanuatu

Swimmer completes a marathon first for Vanuatu

Updated 16 September 2013, 11:22 AEST

Last month, Yves Watt became the first person of Ni Vanuatu descent to swim the English Channel.

The swim was part personal challenge, part fundraiser for National Stroke Week.

Yves, whose father is from Vanuatu, completed the 34-kilometre swim in 12 hours and 16 minutes.

Presenter: Bethany Keats

Speaker: Yves Watt, the first Ni-Vanuatu to swim the English Channel

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