The Ice Swimmer

 
Posted by Water World Swim

In Spring 2004, Maureen Upton wrote about WWS Founder Pedro Ordenes swimming the Beagle Channel to celebrate international peace and raise cancer awareness in Swim Magazine. The account is a detailed one covering his success in the midst of one of the most challenging crossings swimmers dream to take!

You can now read the full article here by downloading the PDF copy. In 2015, Pedro will lead swims across the Strait of Magellan and the Beagle Channel at the southern edge of the world. Are you ready? Sign up for more info!

Water World Swim has been offering open water swimming events and programs for over 15 years. They include weekly workouts and training, Alcatraz crossings and clinics, the New Waves program for young swimmers with open water swimming interest, and many others.

2 comments

  1. Linea
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    Pedro, I stand corrected ….. You are the Ice Swimmer, not the South African upstart!

    • Pedro Ordenes
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      We are all great open water swimmers , we are all great open water swimming family, and we all meet in great oceans and this time we met in the bay of San Francisco;-)
      Hope to see you soon again swimming with us.

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