Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Christof Wandratsch of Germany is the 2015 world 1 km ice swimming champion gives tips about how to safely do ice swimming.

Wandratsch talks with long-time professional marathon swimming colleague Shelley Taylor-Smith about the emerging niche in the open water swimming community, The Ice.

Watch two world champions, Wandratsch [shown wearing his signature Aqua Sphere goggles] and Petar Stoychev, go head-to-head at the 2017 Ice Swimming Aqua Sphere World Championships in Wöhrsee, Burghausen, Germany next January.

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