On the shores of the Beagle Channel, Ushuaia, Swim Argentina hosted the International Winter Swimming Open Cup for a second time. The event took place on Friday 17th and Saturday 18th of August in front of the Los Cauquenes Resort & Spa. The water temperature was around 4° C and lured 35 swimmers from Argentina, Chile, Finland and France to the event, many returning for their second year.
Have you ever thought of swimming at The End of The World? Then we would like to invite you to join us in an epic swimming adventure in Argentina!
As some of you may already know, the last event of this season was the 8th Pirita Open, which for the first time, was held at the Old City Marina, the future venue of the Winter Swimming World Championships 2018.
As some of you may have already spotted, this year Belarus joined IWSA and had its first event, the 2nd Minsk Open, featured in the IWSA event calendar.
Saint Petersburg is a city with history in winter swimming, but for more than 20 years, there were no major winter swimming events.