Swimming In The Wake Of His Father

Photo courtesy of Nuala Moore in Windermere, England. Danil Brylin is a 17-year-old winter swimmer from Siberia, Russia who competed in the 450m race at the 2016 Big Chillswim Winter Swimming Gala in Windermere, England. [...]

Swimming From Little Diomede To Ratmanova Island

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. 38-year-old Alexandr Brylin and 45-year-old Grigorii Prokopchuk swam between the Diomede Islands on August 1st 2014 from Little Diomede in the USA to Big Diomede (or Ratmanova Island) in [...]

Conversing With Champions Of The Cold

Photo courtesy of Ram Barkai shows Dale Petranech, inductee in the International Swimming Hall of Fame conversing with and congratulating Russians Alexandr Brylin (left) and Tatiana Alexandrova (right) at the 2014 WOWSA Awards on the [...]

Ram Barkai To Launch New Ice Swimming Website

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Few people have influenced the contemporary ice swimming world like Ram Barkai. The visionary South African aquapreneur has helped the ice swimming community explode around the globe. He has [...]