Antarctica 2020 Swimmers Describe Ice Swimming On WOWSA Live

Antarctica 2020 Swimmers Describe Ice Swimming On WOWSA Live

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Ger Kennedy led an expedition of ice swimmers and aquatic adventurers on the Antarctica 2020 International Swim last year where three swimmers (Kennedy, Cath Pendleton and Paul Georgescu) did Zero Ice Miles.

They discussed their expectations and experiences on today’s edition of WOWSA Live.

Antarctica 2020, kicked off in Deception Island in Antarctica on February 25th, offered a few different events in the 1.60°C water under the supervision of Tiffiny Quinn, Martina Ring, Cath Pendleton, and Ger Kennedy.

Ice Kilometer Men’s Results:
Redy Redfern (62, UK) 24:53

Ice Kilometer Women’s Results:
1. Dee Newell (35, Ireland) 22:23
2. Jane Hardy (53, UK) 23:59
3. Kathryn Pratschke (49, Ireland) 24:45

500m Freestyle Results Women’s Results:
1. Tiffiny Quinn (46, Ireland) 8:21

200m Freestyle Results Men’s Results:
1. Juan Matías Ola (36) 3:30

200m Freestyle Results Women’s Results:
1. Anne O’Donovan (40, Ireland) 3:45
2. Martina Ring (51, Ireland) 3:56
3. Una Campbell (61, Ireland) 4:03
4. Michelle White (49, Ireland) 5:00

100m Freestyle Results Women’s Results:
1. Alice Kelliher (54, Ireland) 3:31

Antarctica 2020 Route Map used by Ger Kennedy and the Antarctic swimmers

For more information, visit antarctica2020swim.com.

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