Tag: Zhang Mei

A Colorful Cast Of Characters In China

At the 2014 Liaocheng International Winter Swimming event, Nuala Moore and Zhang Mei celebrate their sport with an international field of winter swimming friends. Zhang Mei is Secretary General of the Chinese Winter Swimming Committee with over 1 million registered Chinese winter swimmers. Together with her Chinese colleagues, she is working to quickly grow

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A Wave Of Winter Swimming Sweeps China

"Being invited to China was a stunning opportunity," explains Nuala Moore. "Both Anne Marie [Ward] and I were invited as guests of Boris Ratushniy of the St. Petersburg Winter Swimming Federation." Ratushniy (shown above) is considered to be the Grandfather of winter swimming. A remarkable individual with charisma and character, he still swims and

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