Kate Steels achieved the Ice Sevens that required her to complete 7 different Ice Miles in Europe, Oceania, Asia, North America, Africa, South America, a Polar location including a Zero Ice Mile. She concurrently serves as the Chairperson of the International Ice Swimming Association Great Britain and as board Secretary for the global International Ice Swimming Association. She was Inducted into the International Ice Swimming Hall of Fame in 2020.
Why she was nominated
For completing one of the hardest and most logistically difficult achievements in open water swimming and raising money for Suicide Prevention. For remaining humble, reserved, and unassuming, and for inspiring others as a coach, friend, and motivator.
Woman of the Year