What’s up guys? My name is Certina! I started training for the Tour de Turtles race right after I was tagged in Panama on May 28th. Since then, I’ve been stretching my flippers and perfecting my dive to take on the other competitors. Luckily I’ve been able to time my long distance swims and sprints thanks to my sponsors at Certina watches. Great name if I do say so myself! We decided to partner up with the Tour de Turtles program to help raise awareness about invasive species predation. Even though I’m super athletic, it’s not easy getting this big, beautiful body up on a beach and digging the perfect egg chamber. And after all of this work, some animals like dogs, raccoons, and boars have the NERVE to dig up MY nest! It’s time to put a stop to that here and now. Like my friends at Certina say, you can count on me! I haven’t decided what route I should take to my foraging grounds yet but I’m looking to set a new record this year by swimming the farthest in the shortest amount of time, so I’ll need everyone cheering for me!

I was named by my Sponsor, Certina. Check out my marathon migration map, where you can follow along as I swim to raise awarness about the threat of Invasive Species Predation to sea turtles. Please help me raise awareness about my cause by supporting me!

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