Gujarat, India


Distance Covered 38 KMS

Sufyan's introduction to open water swimming was made when he was 9 years old, about to participate in his first sea swimming competition from Chorward to Veraval. The event took place in the notorious Arabian Sea - prone to its high tidal waves and dangerous sea creatures like Jelly Fishes the size of a smart car. While he was the youngest ever participant in the history of the event, it was not his first and last time competing in the open water. Sufyan later participated two more times to compete in the same event and through these experiences, his passion for open water swimming was born. 

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