A mini-documentary for CNN’s Great Big Story.  Warren Mac Carthy and Marc Degenaar travelled to majestic Lesotho mountains to film Guinness record holder Ram Barkai and a group of swimmers break open the ice in freezing temperatures to compete in various events.

http://dailynews.openwaterswimming.com/2016/08/ram-barkai-going-high-and-getting-cold.html

photo credit: Shawn Van Zyl