Blokhin Dmitry Stands Tall Among Winter Swimmers

Blokhin Dmitry Stands Tall Among Winter Swimmers

Blokhin Dmitry is the 202 cm tall Vice Chairperson for the Committee of Physical Culture and Sports in Murmansk, Russia. Under his administration, the International Winter Swimming Competition are held annually in Murmansk.

Blokhin is a friendly, personable, internationally-minded soul who loves sports, especially winter swimming. He is a coach and an elementary school teacher in addition to his multiple duties to help organize the winter swimming events in northern Russia.

Blokhin is shown with fellow ice swimmers at the 2013 Global Open Water Swimming Conference where he interpreted for his Russian colleagues.

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