Bikini clad Russians compete in cryathlon

Russians are competing in bikini jogging, skiing and ice swimming

It is called a cryathlon

"I got a ton of positive emotions after the four stage of the cryathlon. I think the best thing was a swim after jogging and skiing."

Fans believe it helps you stay healthy

through enduring cold temperatures during exercise

Even some spectators were convinced

"We also want to do this. I think in two years we will try it."

Video Transcript

- [SPEAKING RUSSIAN]

[SPEAKING RUSSIAN]

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INTERPRETER: I got a ton of positive emotions after the four stages of the cryathlon. I think the best thing was a swim after jogging and skiing.

[SPEAKING RUSSIAN]

[LAUGHTER]

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INTERPRETER: We also want to do this. I think in two years we will try it.

[RUSSIAN MUSIC]

- [CHEERING]

[RUSSIAN MUSIC]

[SPEAKING RUSSIAN]