Tag: Big Chill Swim

Old School Winter Swimming, Louis Lecocq

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. When we look at the award podium and record books of the winter swimming and ice swimming worlds, our eyes immediately go to the fastest and first. World-class swimmers like Christof Wandratsch of Germany who won the recent 1 km race at the Big Chill Swim Winter Swimming Gala in 12 minutes 42 seconds are

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Orange Is The New Hat

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. We often see race volunteers of big open water swims wearing colorful t-shirts identifying themselves as staff or volunteers. They are the generously minded people who help swimmers at events. But at the Big Chill Swim in Windermere, we loved how the volunteers were easily identified by their bright orange

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