The Financial Times joined the Byron Hellespont Swim in May 2010. Find out what they thought of the experience by clicking here….
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Richard Halliburton was an American traveller, adventurer, and author. Taken from The Glorious Adventure Halliburton describes swimming the notorious Hellespont. Read more
Hero Melia is 14 and she loves setting herself challenges so she’s decided to swim the Hellespont in August 2013 in honour of her namesake. Read more
Here are the Hellespont Swim results for 2012. Helllespont Race Results 2012 (PDF) More information can be found here.
View our Hellespont 2012 Flickr photo gallery