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Jelgava

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Jelgava is a city in central Latvia about 41 kilometers southwest of Riga with about 63,000 inhabitants. It is the largest town in the region of Zemgale.

It is site of the International Winter Swimming Association World Cup Series (or IWSA World Cup or WSWC), a winter swimming competitive circuit organized by the International Winter Swimming Association, headed by chairperson Mariia Yrjö-Koskinen of Finland and co-organizer Aleksandr Jakovlevs of Latvia.is a 5-part winter swimming series.

2015-2016 Winter Swimming World Cup Stages[edit]

Stage 1: 7th Jelgavas Roni Cup on 7 November 2015 in Jelgava, Latvia
Stage 2: 4th Big Chill Swim on 6-7 February 2016 in Windermere, England
Stage 3: 5th Scandinavian Winter Swimming Championships on 13-14 February 2016 in Skellefteå, Sweden
Stage 4: 7th Pirita Open on 27 February 2016 in Tallinn, Estonia
Stage 5: 10th Winter Swimming World Championships on 8-12 March 2016 in Tyumen, Russia

Winter Swimming World Cup Series[edit]



International Winter Swimming Association Winter Swimming World Cup is held in various countries around the world.

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