At this point in my life, I don’t know that I could possibly stay awake for a full 37 hours without taking regular naps on the chesterfield.

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An eco campaigner, who has raised thousands of pounds for charity, is thought to be the first person to swim round a Caribbean island non-stop.

Oly Rush, 37, completed the 95.5km (59.3 mile) swim around Grand Cayman in 36 hours and 59 minutes.

Mr Rush, from Upton, Dorset, said the “absolutely brutal” challenge was “the hardest thing” he has completed. »

Congratulations Oly!