Tag: World Ice Swimming Championships

Chilling In The Cold

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. The Lake District has long attracted swimmers from around the world to its water, some attempting cross-lake swims. But as the decades has passed, two new phenomena have emerged. Firstly, tens of thousands of people who have started to participate in the mile lake swims. The swimmers are individuals of

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Helping The Hardened – The New IISA

Courtesy of WOWSA, Huntington Beach, California. Ram Barkai spoke about the First Ice Swimming World Championships that will be held in Murmansk, Russia in March 2015 as well as his newly structured International Ice Swimming Association at the 2014 Global Open Water Swimming Conference in Isle of Bute, Scotland. “We are still learning a lot about ice

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