An Incredible Scientific and Human Adventure
The French-American Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to meet the French swimmer Benoît Lecomte, the first man who will swim from Tokyo to San Francisco
Join us on April 13th, 2017 to have an exclusive experience:
– Meet in person Benoît Lecomte who will answer your questions and share with you his incredible adventure ;
– Come aboard and tour the Discoverer, the boat that will follow Ben during the whole expedition
Become part of this world-record attempt!
Thursday April 13th, 2017
Cocktail / Benoit Lecomte’s presentation from 6 to 8 PM
San Diego Yacht Club
1011 Anchorage Lane
San Diego, CA 92106
$25 for members* and $40 for non members
The price includes 1 beverage and Charcuterie & Cheese buffet
* Click here to get your membership now!
** SDYC has a “no smoking” and a “no cell phone” policy inside the clubhouse. Guests are required to move to the outside areas adjacent to their room when smoking or using cell phones.
Beyond this world-record attempt, The Longest Swim will also be the first science and environmental expedition of its kind. A team of researchers from 12 scientific institutions including NASA and the Argonne National Laboratory will conduct studies on 8 different subjects during The Longest Swim. From the microbiome, the giant phytoplankton, plastic pollution up to space exploration, this adventure will be a unique opportunity to collect data and learn more about the oceans and human body in extreme conditions.