Whale shark inspects Rio’s Olympic marathon swimming course


A whale shark was spotted close to the shore of Copacabana early Tuesday (June 7) morning, where the Olympic marathon swimming event will take place when the Games kick off in just two months time.

Photo of another whale shark by Christian Steen

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