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Making Your Own Pool

Courtesy of Сергей Волков, Donetsk, Ukraine. Cold water swimmer Sergei Volkov from Ukraine explains how he makes his own pool, "This method is suitable for any water bodies and ice thickness. Before I start making a cut, I recommend choosing the right place where the cut will be done. This should not be far from the shoreline at a shallow depth so you

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Men Are Animals

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. When we think of male open water swimmers and the animal kingdom, certain similarities come to mind: The Satisfaction of a Warm Sauna Men sitting in a warm sauna, enjoying the warmth after an open water swim in the cold ocean waters, are reminiscent of Japanese snow monkeys (Nihonzaru shown above) enjoying

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