Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Christof Wandratsch of Germany is the 2015 world 1 km ice swimming champion.

Wandratsch talks with his long-time professional marathon swimming colleague Shelley Taylor-Smith about why a respectful, good relationship with his coach is one key element of his success in The Ice.

Watch Wandratsch in the 1 km ice swimming competition at the Ice Swimming Aqua Sphere German Open on January 7th 2017.

Listen to what his coach has to say here, produced by Red Bull.

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