Helping Владимир Туровский

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Tyumen Club has already raised 50% of the money necessary to purchase a specially modified vehicle for their fellow winter swimmer Vladimir. The disabled winter swimmer wants to [...]

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 [...]

Ice Swimming Comes To New York City

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Jaimie Monahan will participate in this weekend's U.S. Winter Swimming Association's National Winter Swimming Championship that will be held in New York City. The 36-year-old winter swimming luminary has [...]

Fast Frentic Freezing Freestyle

Photography and reporting courtesy of Nuala Moore of Ireland. Elina Makinen led off a blazing fast 4 x 25m freestyle relay with the Viimsi Veeklubi relay at the recent Pirita Open, 2015 Estonian Winter Swimming [...]

Building Blocks Of Winter Swimming

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ice swimmer, channel swimmer, marathon swimmer, coach and adventurer Charlotte Brynn was seen helping building the winter swimming venue at the site of the upcoming United States Winter Swimming [...]

Pool Prep, Poolside

Photos of the cold water venue in Tyumen, Russia are courtesy of Nuala Moore. Concrete is replaced by the crunch of ice at winter swimming competitions. Filters are replaced by chain saws, skimming nets are [...]

How Far Can They Go In The Cold Water?

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Matías Ola has outdone himself. Not as an ice swimmer as he usually does, but also as an event organizer. At the International Winter Swimming Festival Argentina 2014, representatives [...]

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