This Man Swims To Work Everyday

Swim to workMost people commute by bus, train or car – but Benjamin David gets to work by plunging into Munich’s Isar River.

Swim to work 3Benjamin David was fed up with the stress of commuting on busy city roads. So he now packs his laptop, suit and shoes into a waterproof bag, straps it to his back and swims 2km to work along the Isar River in Munich, Germany.

Swim to work 2.pngDepending on the season, he wears swimming trunks or a long wetsuit – as well as rubber sandals to protect his feet from glass or the occasional bicycle laying in the river.

Swim to work 4His commute sometimes invites laughs from bystanders on the bridges above, but he says it’s faster and more relaxing than sitting in traffic.

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Culled from BBC.com

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