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United Kingdom, Europe
The 30-year-old adventurer Sarah Outen started her challenge in April 2011 at Tower Bridge and finished at the same point by kayak at 12:00 GMT.
The next big destination on Pugh's record-setting Five Swims for One Reason expedition is Moscow, where he will attempt to convince Russia to spearhead an effort to create a Ross Sea Marine Protected Area.
Growing up in the tiny hamlet of Kushkak in the mountains nearby, Ali Shah was accustomed to spending the winter months working as a shepherd and tending to his family's flock. That was until he picked up a pair of skis for the very first time.
United States, North America
Tommy Caldwell and Kevin Jorgeson finish their quest to be the first to free climb the Dawn Wall.