Shivering By An Open Water Swimmer Is Like...

Shivering By An Open Water Swimmer Is Like…

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California.

Shivering by an open water swimmer is like experiencing…

…a wipeout by a surfer
…a nose bleed by a boxer
…road rash by a cyclist
…a missing tooth by an ice hockey player
…a hard tackle by a football player
…an ankle sprain by a volleyball player
…shin splits by a runner
…cuts and scrapes of a skateboarder
…lacerations of a rugby player

Michael Miller experiences afterdrop after the 2010 Ederle Swim in New York below:

Photo above by Jacqueline Galway shows David Burke finishing the Eleven Feet relay in the North Channel.

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Steven Munatones