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Steve Redmond swims into the record books

WEST Cork’s Steve Redmond has made history after becoming the first person ever to complete the gruelling Ocean’s 7 Challenge. The 46-year-old Ballydehob endurance swimmer successfully completed the 19.5 km Tsugaru Strait swim in Japan at around 5.50pm Irish time on Saturday in a time of 14 hours 24 minutes and in the process swum into the sporting record books.