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.
We are glad to announce, that 2 more members joined IWSA during the 2016/2017 winter swimming season.
The 8th Pirita Open was the last event of the IWSA World Cup and marked the finale of the winter swimming season 2016/17.