HONOLULU (AP) A 17-year-old Big Island girl has completed a 26-mile swim across Kaiwi Channel.
Leahi Camacho of Kailua-Kona swam Sunday between Molokai and Oahu. The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports she is the youngest known swimmer to complete the challenging feat.
She began her swim at Laau Point on Molokai.
She left after 7:30 p.m. Saturday and lifeguards at Sandy Beach confirmed her arrival at about 12:30 p.m. Sunday.