About us

Subscribe

AddThis Feed Button

Credit


Counter


« Home | Nosepouch » | Monkey Steals Tourist's Glasses » | Crawling Zombie » | Recycled Juice Bags » | Floating swimming pool on the river! » | Fish jumping out of water » | Carp smashes world record » | Player finds tooth stuck in forehead » | Is disabled runner too able? » | Humans started walking upright to save energy »



3 girls in tubs successful in 60km crossing

Tub BoatsThree women completed the 60-kilometer crossing from Sado to Honshu in tub boats Saturday, following in the footsteps of a mythical figure who traversed the straits to see her lover on the mainland.

Kanako Takahashi, 26, Miho Hamada, 25 and Miki Takano, 27, each rowed a tub boat across the Sado Straits to make the first successful crossing in the craft for 40 years; the third overall, but the first ever to be completed solo.

"My arms and hands are really hurting, but I'm so glad it was successful," Hamada said.

Link & Image: Mainichi News
Tags:

Labels:

Links to this post

Create a Link

Local Time

Advertisement