Petar Stoychev Receives Distinction for First Antarctic Swim Win

Sofia, December 6 (BTA) - Sports and Youth Minister Krassen Kralev on Thursday handed an honorary plaque to open-water swimmer Petar Stoychev who won the first Antarctic swimming marathon. Stoychev swam the 1,000-m distance in 11:08:38 minutes. Fifteen swimmers from nine countries entered the competition. During the swim the air temperature was...

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