56-year-old woman swims to record book
2018-07-11 14:07:00

Yang Pinghua finishes a round trip of swimming across the Qiongzhou Strait on Sunday. [Photo provided to chinadaily.com.cn]

After swimming for 24.5 hours in the sea, Yang Pinghua completed a round trip of Qiongzhou Strait on Sunday.

The 56-year-old from Mudanjiang, Heilongjiang province, became the first woman to successfully complete the journey in the world.

Source: chinadaily.com.cn Editor: Hiram