YOUNGEST AUTISTIC GIRL TO WIN OPEN WATER SWIMMING

The record for being the youngest autistic girl to win open water swimming feat was set by Jiya Rai (born on May 10, 2008) of Mumbai, Maharashtra, on February 15, 2020 at the age of 11 years, 9 months and 5 days. She covered a distance of 14 km from the Elephanta Islands to the Gateway of India in 3 hours, 27 minutes and 30 seconds, as confirmed on March 7, 2020.