January 06, 2011
Martin Strel - Big River Man Updates
Martin swimming the amazon
Martin swimming the Amazon

Dear fans and swimmers,

Guinness book of world records 2011
Guinness book of world records 2011

Happy new year to you all. Hopefully 2011 will bring you renewed motivation, new challenges and lots of excitement! We wish you the best of luck in the pursuit of your goals.

It has been quite some time since we last updated you on  the Guinness World Record holder,
Martin Strel. Martin’s documentary, Big River Man, is still showing in many countries and he continues to spread his incredible Amazon swim message that people can achieve their goals and make a difference throughout the world. Also Martin has been swimming and promoting environmental messages for two decades. But Martin would not be Martin if he was not planning new projects and here they are, coming out now!

1) BBC World Radio Interview on 06 January, 2011

Martin’s recent interview with Matthew Bannister of BBC World Radio will be aired worldwide from 6 January 2011. Martin’s interview features on the BBC’s “Outlook” programme which explores remarkable human stories behind the news. To check times in your area please follow this link: http://www.bbc.co.uk/worldservice/
Martin will announce his new project(s) during this interview - stay tuned to find out!

2) Sponsorship opportunity


We are looking for a corporate sponsor for Martin’s new swimming challenge. Martin’s projects attract huge media exposure globally. We will again be producing a documentary of Martin’s swim, which will be aired on TV worldwide. Please direct all enquiries to info@amazonswim.com.

3) Speaking engagements

Martin is now based in North America , where he continues to train and speak at various events. Martin is available as a public motivational/inspirational speaker, travelling from USA/Canada – please see HERE for further details.

4) Big River Man DVD release in North America

Our award-winning documentary has finally been released in North America. We are selling signed copies for the special price of 10.90 EUR until 31 January 2011.
To buy a copy Click HERE.

5) Other interesting read:

- UN: Dirty Water Kills More People Than Wars
- James Cameron, an Ally Out of ‘Avatar’ to stop the Amazon dam

Wishing You The Best 2011!

Amazon Swim Team,
www.amazonswim.com, info@amazonswim.com,