Winter Swimming World Championships is a global winter swimming event occurring every 2 years, organized by the International Winter Swimming Association, partnering with the host country and local authorities, gathering hundreds of winter swimmers for an unforgettable winter swimming holiday, allowing them to compete in multiple swimming distances, or just enjoy a dip or a non-timed swim.

The host of the Winter Swimming World Championships 2018 is Tallinn, Estonia, which was selected in 2016. It is to be the 11th championships, and the 5th to be held outside Finland. For more information on history of the Winter Swimming World Championships, please visit iwsa.world

Winter Swimming World Championships 2018 international marketing activities are devoted to introducing Tallinn and Estonia as an attractive tourism destination of culture. The event is supported by the European Regional Development Fund and received a grand of 65 000 EUR.

Useful information regarding the Winter Swimming World Championships 2018:

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Registration is open, so follow this link to create your account and participate in the biggest winter swimming event of 2018.