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Fraserburg

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Speedo Ice Swim Africa start by Jacques Marais in Fraserburg, South Africa

Fraserburg is a town in the Karoo region of South Africa's Northern Cape province. It is currently included in the southern Namakwa District Municipality. The town has some of the coldest winters in South Africa.

Speedo Ice Swim[edit]

The Speedo Ice Swim, now called the Ice Swim Africa, is a one-mile swim held in water 5°C or less in Fraserburg. It also includes a 600-meter qualification swim for those swimmers who will to enter the one-mile event in the future. It is a stop on the ice swimming circuit organized by the International Ice Swimming Association with water temperature at 5°C and an altitude of 1,400 meters.

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