Unique Triathlon - Dover to Aachen


Vasanti swimming across the Channel.

Vasanti Niemz, of the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team, completed a unique triathlon from Dover to Aachen, between 3.-6. Sept. 2010) Firstly, Vasanti swam the English Channel in a time of 16 hours 50 minutes. This was 25 years after her first successful swim in 1985.



Vasanti and Mareike at Oye-Plage past Calais on the way to Gravelines

On reaching the coast of ran, Vasanti then  cycled 300km and then ran two marathons and before finishing her epic feat of self-transcendence in Aachen, Germany.

You can see more of her story at Vasanti's blog Channel Triathlon





Vasanti after completing the first marathon.