How Low Can They Go?

How Low Can They Go? Courtesy of WOWSA, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. With Bhakti Sharma's recent Antarctica swim generating waves of congratulations across India, where does her 41-minute 1.4-mile swim in 1ºC water rank in the [...]

Ryan Stramrood At The Bottom Of The World

Courtesy of Ryan Stramrood of Cape Town, South Africa who completed a 32-minute ice mile amid scattered ice blocks, large icebergs, orcas, and leopard seals with Ram Barkai, Kieron Palframan, Toks Viviers, Andrew Chin and [...]

It’s Where I Am Home

Who said this? It's Where I Am Home Courtesy of WOWSA, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. “It gives me something that nothing else does – that rush, a sense of belonging. It’s where I am home. It [...]

Those Who Conquer Fear

Those Who Conquer Fear Courtesy of WOWSA, Southern Ocean, Antarctica. Zani Miller, an English Channel aspirant from South Africa, holds up a shirt featuring the likeness of Nelson Mandela. The shirt is being offering by [...]

Swimming At The Bottom Of Planet Earth

Ram Barkai and Lewis Pugh have followed in the footsteps of Lynne Cox in swimming in Antarctica. Barkai says, "Training is the most difficult and nauseous part of my cold-water attempts. It reminds me to [...]

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