Whether Chinese Juan Daoshen trains the ten years' daughter before a heat through La Manche. The girl floats each time with the connected hands and feet on two-three kilometres in cold water of the river Sjan.
Daddy Juan considers the daughter as the skilled swimmer and does not see in such trainings anything dangerous.
Similar methods of employment with young sportsmen in China not a rarity. AP writes that eight-year Zhuang Huimin has run in the summer 3560 kilometres (!) from Hainan to Beijing for 55 days. Her father went nearby on a moped.