Ice hole swimming

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verb - Ice-hole swimming (or Avantouinti in the Finnish language) is swimming in a frozen body of water that requires cutting a hole in the ice, where the water temperature hovers around 0°C (32°F).

Usage

The Avantouinti Society is a group of swimmers who enjoy swimming in ice holes cut in frozen lakes and ponds.

Synonyms

Winter swimming, cold-water swimming, extreme swimming, Avantouinti, ice swimming.

Winter Swimming Championships

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