If Dmitriy Can Dream It, He Can Help Build It

Courtesy of Dragozhilov Dmitriy, Tyumen, Russia. Dragozhilov Dmitriy is one of the organisers of the annual Tyumen Open Cup and was instrumental in the 2016 Winter World Swimming Championships in Tyumen, Russia. An outstanding winter [...]

The Euphoria Of The Cold Water

I read daily about the exploits and euphoria of people who swim in cold water. From Cape Town to Prague, from Sandycove to San Francisco, from Moscow to Melbourne, cold water swimmers have always earned [...]

How Do Open Water Swimmers Define Cold?

In a global poll, 769 open water swimmers from dozens of countries were asked "At what temperature do you think the water gets cold?" The answers are below: Under 5ºC (41ºF) - 0% Under 10ºC [...]