On Wednesday October 17 and after a period of parentheses due to bad weather in the area, crossed the Strait of Gibraltar the German swimmer CHRISTIAN BODACH ( @cbodach ) 38 years old and under the modality with neoprene. The departure occurred in Tarifa at 08:28 hours on a variable wind morning. During the crossing he was accompanied by numerous marine animals, such as the pilot whales, dolphins and even a fin whale. Christian has had to face unfavorable sea currents for his swim, doing with it a double effort to achieve his challenge. After 5 hours and 20 minutes, arrived at the Moroccan coast (Benzrí) at 13:48 hours after covering a total distance of 23.1 kilometers.