Australian Linda McGill and her fiancé, Dr Bruce Logan, ahead of McGill’s Cathay Pacific-sponsored swim around Hong Kong Island, in 1976.

1976, and a topless Australian is first to swim around Hong Kong Island

In the week another swimmer attempts to break the record for circumnavigating the island, we trace Olympian Linda McGill’s soggy footprints back to a time of saucy sponsorship and dubious descriptions

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Australian Linda McGill and her fiancé, Dr Bruce Logan, ahead of McGill’s Cathay Pacific-sponsored swim around Hong Kong Island, in 1976.
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