Sunday, October 5, 2014

Coast Guard Rescues Man in Bubble

Yesterday the Coast Guard rescued a man in a "hydropod" after he suffered from what I figure would be extreme fatigue. The man was Reza Baluchi, and he used his hydropod to try to run from Florida to Bermuda. While he is a marathon runner, I have to say I doubt anyone could safely make that journey. Perhaps a large lake would of been a smarter and by far safer idea. 

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  1. I saw this one the news the other night.

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  2. Having been in those waters in a small boat I must agree with you, Adam. I hear he got lost too.



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  3. Wow. He certainly took a huge risk. Thank goodness he was rescued.

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  4. Poor guy. I bet he was in a panic when he was rescued.

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  5. He is lucky to have been rescued.

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  6. Had that contraption sunk a bit it would have looked like he'd been eaten by a giant jellyfish. He's a lucky man.

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  7. I saw this fact, it is amazing ! :)

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  8. What was he thinking? No waves? Did it burst his bubble?

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