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Ger Kennedy

Ireland
Dublin
Ireland
Ireland
Country Association
Ireland
IISA ID: 55
Gender: Male
Age: 52
Ice Miles: 13
ICE 7s: 7
Extreme:: 5
About Ger Kennedy
Irish Ice Swimmer

13 x Official ice miles completed 2013/2014/2015/2016/2017/2018/2019/2020
Europe, North America, Arctic, Africa, Asia,Oceanic ,South America, Antarctica
7 x Unofficial Ice Miles + Distance 2013/2014/2015/2016/2017/2018/2019/2020

Extreme Ice Mile 2km in 0.5c 2017
Arctic Polar Ice Mile 2017
Antarctica Polar Ice Mile 2020
3 x Ice Mile Zero 2016/2017/2020
Tyumen Cup Siberia 2014/2017
Winter Swimming World Championships 2015
Ice 1km IISA Ireland 2015/2016
Ice 1km in Murmansk 1st World Ice Swimming Championships 2015
Ice 1km in Germany 2nd World Ice Swimming Championships 2017
Team Ireland Support Murmansk 3rd World Ice Swimming Championships 2019
Ice 1km German Open 2015/16
Ice 1km Lake Balea Romania altitude 2040m
Chill Swim UK, Lake District Windermere 2016
Winter Swimming Championships Jelgavas Roni cup Latvia 2015
Polish Winter Swimming Championships Gydina 2015
Polish Ice Swimming 2017 Swim 1km & 750m

http://www.outsider.ie/Features/March-2014/Irishman-Ger-Kennedy-completes-ice-swimming-record

Ice Miles

  Swim Date Swim
Location
Water
Temp
Wind
Chill
Swim
Dist.
Swim
Time
Body of
Water
Altitude (m)
GPS Latitude
   
1 24 Feb 2013 Lough Dan, Co. Wicklow, Ire... 3.30°C 0.00°C 1.00mi 0:40:00 Open Water   view
2 23 Feb 2014 Lough Dan, Co. Wicklow, Ire... 3.30°C 2.80°C 1.02mi 0:37:05 Open Water   view
3 1 Mar 2014 Lough Dan, Co. Wicklow, Ire... 3.30°C 2.50°C 1.30mi 0:51:10 Open Water   view
4 28 Feb 2015 Grand Canal Dock Dublin City 4.80°C 5.00°C 1.00mi 0:36:15 Open Water   view
5 16 Jan 2016 Wild Water Armagh Pool 0.77°C 4.00°C 1.00mi 0:32:30 Pool   view
6 6 Mar 2017 mikkelvik brygge, Norway 2.53°C -8.40°C 1.00mi 0:34:05 Sea 70.01°N view
7 9 Dec 2017 Tyumen , Siberia, Russia 0.50°C -18.80°C 1.25mi 0:43:10 Pool   view
8 6 Jan 2018 lake Ouiouane , Khenifra p... 3.77°C -6.50°C 1.04mi 0:37:10 Lake   view
9 22 Feb 2018 M Street Beach South Boston 4.77°C -0.90°C 1.00mi 0:32:15 Sea   view
10 8 Mar 2018 40 Foot , Irish Sea Dublin 4.70°C 3.20°C 1.10mi 0:34:13 Sea   view
11 1 Jun 2019 Thredbo reservoir, Australia 2.80°C 5.00°C 1.09mi 0:38:02 River   view
12 4 Oct 2019 Laguna de incas in Portillo... 3.90°C 2.10°C 1.10mi 0:36:55 Lake 2853m view
13 24 Feb 2020 Paradise Bay, Antarctica 0.53°C -1.10°C 1.03mi 0:34:02 Sea 64.90°S view

IISA 1km Swims

Only IISA Swims <= 5.0°C
  Swim
Date
Event Name Country
Association
Event Venue Swim
Time
Water
Temp
Wind
Chill
Altitude (m)
GPS Latitude
AR ER WR WC    
1 7 Feb 2015 IRELAND ICE SWIMMING Ireland Armagh, north Ireland 20:22.00 3.10°C 0.00°C           PDF Icon view
2 20 Mar 2015 IISA 1st World Champio... Russian Federation Lake Semenovskoye, Mur... 20:35.00 0.08°C -5.00°C           PDF Icon view
3 10 Jan 2016 2. Aqua Sphere Ice Swi... Germany Burghausen 19:32.00 3.90°C 0.00°C           PDF Icon view
4 30 Jan 2016 International Ice Swim... Ireland Wild Water, Armagh 19:09.00 4.50°C -8.00°C           PDF Icon view
5 6 Jan 2017 2nd Ice Swimming Aqua ... Germany Burghausen, Bavaria 19:44.87 3.40°C -11.10°C           PDF Icon view
6 21 Jan 2017 World Cup, Polish Cham... Poland Katowice 23:00.88 1.50°C 0.00°C           PDF Icon view
7 18 Feb 2022 Woerthersee-Swim Ice A... Austria 9201 Krumpendorf 25:26.00 3.06°C 4.00°C   Open Water PDF Icon view
AR = Age-Group Record
ER = Swim Event Record
WR = World Record
WC = World Championship Record

Qualifying Swims

IISA Qualifying Swims & IISA Event Swims > 5.0°C
  Swim
Date
Swim
Location
Event Name Swim
Distance
Stroke Status Water
Temp
Wind
Chill
Swim
Time
Observer  
1 19 Nov 2016 Armagh 1610m Crawl Accepted 4.60°C 0.00°C 32:10.00 Ian Conroy view
2 16 Jan 2017 Armagh 1610m Crawl Accepted 4.60°C 0.00°C 32:10.00 Ian Conroy view
3 25 Nov 2017 Wild Water Armagh 2300m Crawl Accepted 3.30°C 2.00°C 43:10.00 Ian Conroy view

Other Swims

Solo
  Swim
Date
Location
(Description)
Time
Taken
Swim
Distance
Avg Dist.
Per Day
Water
Temp
Wind
Chill
Observer /
Witness
Awards  
1 26 Nov 2016 Dalkey Island to Bray Head
(Open sea deep water swim )
2h 45:00 9,000 m - 9.8°C [hi]
9°C [lo]
4°C Allen Evans   view

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