The 4th Open Scandinavian Championships in Winter Swimming

The 4th Open Scandinavian Championships in Winter Swimming

07.02.2015 NEWS

On 7 February the association Dark & Cold held the Open Scandinavian Championships in Winter Swimming in Skellefteå with about 200 swimmers. Participants from nine countries were on hand to atribute for the medals. Alar Lodi and Aivar Rosenberg, Estonia and Sinne Lundgaard, of Denmark, were the championship’s most successful…

Ocean campaigner puts his body in ice to save a sea

Ocean campaigner puts his body in ice to save a sea

03.02.2015 NEWS

Ocean advocate and pioneering swimmer Lewis Pugh is about to embark on five record-breaking swims in the freezing Antarctic Ocean in an effort to help save the Ross Sea from irreversible damage. The five swims will form the most challenging and dangerous swimming effort ever undertaken by man. With no…

Big Chill Swim 2015

Big Chill Swim 2015

02.02.2015 NEWS

Over 800 competitors braved the wintry waters of Windermere for the third edition of the Big Chill Swim winter swimming gala, which took place last weekend at the Low Wood Bay Marina, Windermere. The water temperature was a chilly 5.4 degrees for the weekend’s non wetsuit winter swimming gala and…

The 4th China Jinan International Festival for Winter Swimming in Springs

The 4th China Jinan International Festival for Winter Swimming in Springs

10.01.2015 NEWS

The 4th China Jinan International Winter Swimming Festival in Springs was held in Daming Lake of the No.1 Spring Scenic Area on 10th January. The air temperature was -2C, water +5C. Nearly 1000 swimmers of 56 winter swimming clubs from 14 countries took part in this event. Swimmers from Latvia,…

The 11th Latvian Winter Swimming Championships 2015

The 11th Latvian Winter Swimming Championships 2015

02.01.2015 NEWS

Today, a lot of winter swimmers from many corners of the Latvia gathered in the Beberliņi lake in Liepaja city near Baltic sea. It was already the 11th National championship as the first stage in this year. The race organizers reported that 110 participants took part in this wonderful event….