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Sunday, February 21, 2016

Swimming In Snow In Skellefteå

Photo at the 2016 Scandinavian Winter Swimming Championships in Skellefteå, Sweden in 0.1ºC water and -5ºC air, courtesy of Olaf Schneider.

Stage 3 of the International Winter Swimming Association Winter Swimming World Cup circuit was the 5th Scandinavian Winter Swimming Championships held on February 13-14th in Skellefteå, Sweden.

The 200m results were as follows:

200m Women 30-39 years
1 Jaimie Monahan 3:45.89
2 Maria Luisa Lozano-Letelier 5:50.61

200m Women 50-54 years
1 Jaqueline Jänike 4:52.23
2 Sinne Lundgaard 6:04.29

200m Women 65-69 years
1 Barbro Grufman 7:43.07

200m Men 20-29 years
1 Jonathan Nordebo 3:22.41

200m Men 30-39 years
1 Harry Thorne 3:05.04
2 Matt Richardson 3:15.55
3 Felix Bäcklin 4:22.10
4 Niklas Gröning 5:07.57

200m Men 40-44 years
1 Nils Lundmark 3:18.77
2 Mikael Söderström 3:33.22

200m Men 45-49 years
1 Aleksandr Jakovlevs 4:21.00

200m Men 50-54 years
1 Christof Wandratsch 2:36.40
2 David Bosch 5:28.67

200m Men 55-59 years
1 Mark Johnston 3:07.08

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