Textílsetur Swim Team

A lot of people do swim in Iceland...but most people swim in the geothermal pools and natural hot springs.  My amazing fellow residents decided instead to swim where a glacial river meets a fjord.  Don't be fooled, the day looked lovely, but it was quite cool outside too.

The setting.

The setting.

Swimmer One.

Swimmer One.

Swimmer Two.

Swimmer Two.

One Swimmer, Two Swimmers, Pink Swimmer, Sparkle Swimmer.

One Swimmer, Two Swimmers, Pink Swimmer, Sparkle Swimmer.

Running into the barely-above-freezing water.

Running into the barely-above-freezing water.

A successful summer swim!

A successful summer swim!

Beautiful black sand beach.

Beautiful black sand beach.