Igor Nersesyan crosses Lake Sevan (1990)

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Scene №1 Igor Nersessian crosses Big Lake Sevan

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Lake Sevan - landscapes.

Ancient stone church on Lake Sevan.

A woman prays in church, lighting a candle.

Scenery of the lake, mountains in the background.

The priest conducts ritual blessing Igor Nersesyan (in Armenian).

Igor Nersessian and son are on the road.

Igor Nersessian at home with his wife.


Igor Nersessian in a bathing suit, flippers and mask standing at the water's edge.

Watching people.

Igor Nersessian waving his arms, comes into the lake.

Waving his arms, sailed from the coast.

Hand with electronic clocks.

The clock - 00:01.

People on the beach.

A man looks through binoculars at the lake.

Hand with the clock.

The clock - 02:54.


Scenery of the lake.

Igor Nersessian floats.

People in a boat.

The clock - 07:24.

People in boats on the lake.

Igor Nersessian floats.

Igor Nersessian the shore.

People applauded, shouting.

Igor Nersesian on the shore.

They give him flowers.

The clock - 15:59.

The crowd on the beach.

Igor Nersesyan wife yells, waving his hands, crying.

Ship to the shore.

Igor Nersesian on the bow, waving his hand.

Igor Nersesian on the bank, he is greeted, raise your hands, thrown in the air is carried.

Certificate of crossing Lake Big Sevan.

Hand on the map marks the route marker I. Nersesyan (crossed 45 kilometers in 16 hours.)

Correspondent on the shore of Lake Sevan, says (in English).


Key words



Igorj Nersesyan -- rescue divers, the champion of the book of Guinness World Records

Calendar: 1990

Locations: Sevan, Armenia

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