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Man To Attempt Global Triathlon

Dan Martin will attempt to swim across the Atlantic from New York to France, cycle from France to Siberia and run from Alaska to New York.

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Dan Martin will attempt to swim across the Atlantic from New York to France.  Then cycle from France to Siberia. Then run from Siberia/Alaska to New York.

In May 2012, Dan will embark on his biggest journey to date, the world’s biggest adventure to date, as he attempts a global triathlon – swimming, cycling and running around the world. This will include a grueling 5,700 kilometer swim in which he will attempt to become the first man in history to swim the Atlantic. He was originally going to leave in 2010 but required more funding and training.

Dan will combine three feats that each alone would be an athletic accomplishment that could be achieved by few humans.

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