Moroccan, Chilean and South African swimmers to come to ice swimming competition in Murmansk

About 400 athletes from over 30 countries, including Morocco, Chile and South Africa, will take part in the 3rd World Championship and the 1st Arctic Cup devoted to ice swimming that will take place in Murmansk this weekend, the organizers said at a news conference on Monday.

Murmansk hosted the 1st Ice Swimming Championship back in 2015 when there were only 40 participants, but this time 117 swimmers will test their strength in Murmansk, with over 270 people taking part in the 1st Arctic Cup.

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