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Friend of Gibraltar Lewis Pugh swims under Antarctic ice sheet for climate change awareness

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By Eyleen Gomez and agencies UN Patron of the Oceans, Lewis Pugh, has become the first person to swim under an Antarctic ice sheet, wearing just a pair of trunks, cap and goggles. Mr Pugh, 50, swam for 10 minutes and 17 seconds in the river underneath the melting ice sheet. The swim formed part...

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