Vladislav Shuliko from Kyrgyzstan set a world record in swimming across Issyk-Kul lake

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Vladislav Shuliko from Kyrgyzstan set a world record in swimming across Issyk-Kul lake.

He completed the swim today at 3:26 PM. The swimmer set a world record by reaching the finish line on the sandy beach "Aliya" in Balykchi city.

The distance that Vladislav Shuliko swam is equal to three thousand six hundred (3600) Olympic swimming pools. The swim ended successfully.

21-year-old Vladislav Shuliko started the marathon on August 22 at 7:30 AM. He covered 180 km from Karakol city to Balykchi city in 6 days.

For reference: Issyk-Kul lake is 182 km long and 58 km wide. The deepest point is 702 meters.