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Ger Kennedy
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Ger Kennedy
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Ireland
Dublin
Ireland
Ireland
Country Association
Ireland
IISA ID: 55
Gender: Male
Age: 48
Ice Miles: 8
ICE 7s: 4
About Ger Kennedy
Irish Ice Swimmer
8 x Official ice miles completed 2013/2014/2015/2016/2017/2018
3 x Unofficial Ice Miles + Distance
Extreme Ice Mile 2km in 0.5c 2017
Polar Ice Mile 2017
2 x Ice Mile Zero 2016/2017
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
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
Water
Conditions
Air
Temp
Wind
Speed
Support  
1 24 Feb 2013 Lough Dan, Co. Wicklow, Ire... 3.30°C 0.00°C 1.00mi 0:40:00 Open Water (lake) - - Boat view
2 23 Feb 2014 Lough Dan, Co. Wicklow, Ire... 3.30°C 2.80°C 1.02mi 0:37:05 Open Water (lake) - - Boat view
3 1 Mar 2014 Lough Dan, Co. Wicklow, Ire... 3.30°C 2.50°C 1.30mi 0:51:10 Open Water (lake) - - Boat view
4 28 Feb 2015 Grand Canal Dock Dublin City 4.80°C 5.00°C 1.00mi 0:36:15 Open Water (Old Grand Canal Dock Basin built 1796) 5.00°C 37 km/h Kayak view
5 16 Jan 2016 Wild Water Armagh Pool 0.77°C 4.00°C 1.00mi 0:32:30 Pool 2.00°C 9.3 km/h - view
6 6 Mar 2017 mikkelvik brygge, Norway 2.53°C -8.40°C 1.00mi 0:34:05 Sea (Open Sea round island swim ) -6.00°C 5 km/h - view
7 9 Dec 2017 Tyumen , Siberia, Russia 0.50°C -18.80°C 1.25mi 0:43:10 Pool (25m 3 lane ice pool ) -15.00°C 5.3 km/h - view
8 6 Jan 2018 lake Ouiouane , Khenifra p... 3.77°C -6.50°C 1.04mi 0:37:10 Lake (Small lake at altitude >= 1630meters above sea level) -4.34°C 5 km/h - view

IISA 1km Swims

  Swim
Date
Event Name Country Event Venue Swim
Time
Stroke Water
Temp
Wind
Chill
AR ER WR WC  
1 7 Feb 2015 IRELAND ICE SWIMMING Ireland Camlough Lake-Wild Wat... 20:22:00 Crawl 3.10°C 0.00°C         view
2 20 Mar 2015 IISA 1st World Champio... Russian Federation Lake Semenovskoye, Mur... 20:35:00 Crawl 0.08°C -5.00°C         view
3 10 Jan 2016 2. Aqua Sphere Ice Swi... Germany Burghausen 19:32:00 Crawl 3.90°C 0.00°C         view
4 30 Jan 2016 International Ice Swim... Ireland Wild Water, Armagh 19:09:00 Crawl 4.50°C -8.00°C         view
5 6 Jan 2017 2nd Ice Swimming Aqua ... Germany Burghausen, Bavaria 19:44:87 Crawl 3.40°C -11.10°C         view
6 21 Jan 2017 World Cup, Polish Cham... Poland Katowice 23:00:88 Crawl 1.50°C 0.00°C         view
AR = Age-Group Record
ER = Swim Event Record
WR = World Record
WC = World Championship Record

Qualifying Swims

  Swim
Date
Swim
Location
Swimmer
Condition
Status Swim
Dist.
Water
Temp
Wind
Chill
Swim
Time
Stroke Observer  
1 19 Nov 2016 Armagh Excellent Accepted 1610m 4.60°C 0.00°C 32:10:00 Crawl Ian Conroy view
2 16 Jan 2017 Armagh Good Accepted 1610m 4.60°C 0.00°C 32:10:00 Crawl Ian Conroy view
3 25 Nov 2017 Wild Water Armagh Excellent Accepted 2300m 3.30°C 2.00°C 43:10:00 Crawl 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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