The Adventurers

Meet Channel-Hopper Roger Finch

A fall from a horse was the start of a swimming career that’s seen Roger Finch swim hundreds of kilometres across the world.

As Sam Cowen discovers in this animated chat, Roger is unfazed by jellyfish, currents, tides or language barriers. He is truly the Buzz Lightyear of swimming. To infinity and beyond!

Follow Roger on twitter at @Rogz28


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