Neil Agius, a record-breaking swimmer and ocean advocate, recently announced his next challenge of swimming 160 kilometers between Mallorca and Ibiza from June 25th to July 17th. This feat will require a whopping 70 hours of swimming and 175,000 strokes. Agius is no stranger to taking on seemingly impossible challenges. He previously set a record for the longest ocean swim by swimming over 135km from Linosa to Malta in around 50 hours in 2021.
Yesterday evening, he captured the attention of many with his recent social media post where he shared a photo of his personal journal, revealing quotes that he lives by and that push him to be the best version of himself. These quotes have helped him overcome some of the toughest ocean challenges and reflect his champion mentality. The post has highlighted Agius’ mental and emotional preparation, as well as his physical preparation, for his upcoming challenge.
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Agius is also the co-founder of the ‘Wave of Change’ campaign, which focuses on raising awareness of plastic pollution and promoting ocean conservation. By sharing his personal journal, Agius continues to inspire and advocate for ocean conservation, encouraging others to take action and make a positive impact on the environment.
Agius’ dedication and passion for ocean conservation have earned him a reputation as a great inspiration and advocate. Through his incredible achievements and his personal ethos, he continues to inspire others to challenge themselves and make a difference in the world.