With the 1st Russian Pacific Winter Swimming Open Cup behind, the Big Chill Swim is the next event in our calendar, and is the 3rd stage of the IWSA World Cup.
The 1st Russian Pacific Winter Swimming Open Cup was a new page of winter swimming for Vladivostok. To keep this breathtaking event in mind, read a small review.
The winter swimming season 2016/17 has officially begun, with the 8th Jelgavas Roņi Cup as first event. For the second time, the 1st stage of IWSA World Cup was held in November the 4th and 5th, 2016 in beautiful city Jelgava.
This year, the second stage of the IWSA World Cup, for the first time ever, will be hosted in the majestic city of Vladivostok Russia, with the First Russian Pacific Winter Swimming Open Cup.
With this sensational event behind us, let’s talk a bit about history. Lynne Cox was the first swimmer who has crossed the 8 km wide Beagle Channel in January 1990.