Tag: Roman Karkachev

Winter Swimming In China

Winter Swimming In China Courtesy of Roman Karkachev, International Winter Swimming Association, Daming Lake, Jinan, China. Foreigners were able to join the domestic winter swimmers in China at two events held between January 7th - 12th: * 6th China International Winter Swimming Festival on the Grand Canal, held in Taierzhuang * 8th Winter Springs -

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2019 WOWSA Award Winners Announced

2019 WOWSA Award Winners Announced Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The WOWSA Awards are an annual selection of outstanding individuals and offerings in the following categories: * World Open Water Swimming Man of the Year * World Open Water Swimming Woman of the Year * World Open Water Swimming Performance of the Year * World Open Water

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4-Man Relay Across The Gulf Of Finland

4-Man Relay Across The Gulf Of Finland Courtesy of Roman Karkachev, Gulf of Finland. On October 20th, Roman Karkachev of St. Petersburg, Timur Falomkin of Tomsk, Andrey Zamyslov of Moscow, and Anton Kutuev of Murmansk completed a 4-person relay across the Gulf of Finland from Yelagin Island of St. Petersburg to Kotlin Island. It was a cold, real cold 25

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Winter Swimming In China

Winter Swimming In China Courtesy of Roman Karkachev, Taierzhuang, China. Snow + swimming = winter swimming. The International Winter Swimming Association is offering an 8-day event for 550€ that covers the 6th International Winter Swimming Festival on the Grand Canal and the 8th Winter Springs-swimming International Invitational on Daming Lake that

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