12 February 2018 Current Affairs: Pune-based swimmer, Rohan More became the first Asian as well as the first Indian to swim across the Ocean Seven. He is the youngest to complete it.
He swam across the Cook Strait between North and South Islands of New Zealand in 8 hours and 37 minutes.
With this, More becomes only the ninth person in the world to complete it. He has received the Tenzing Norgay Award from the Indian Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports.
The award, also known as the National Adventure Award, was presented by President Ram Nath Kovind.