A flight from London to Moscow takes around four hours. Extreme athlete Ross Edgley swam the equivalent distance in just 157 days, braving terrible conditions and brutal physical hardship. The British adventurer swam 2,882km around the coast of Great Britain in five months, a feat that awarded him the world record for the longest staged sea swim.
Sport and Fitness
AdventureRoss Edgley Tests New Bremont Dive Watch
Words by Rob Chilton