‘It’s understandable they say I’m strange’: Hong Kong’s top ice swimmer explains why he loves the cold so much

//‘It’s understandable they say I’m strange’: Hong Kong’s top ice swimmer explains why he loves the cold so much

‘It’s understandable they say I’m strange’: Hong Kong’s top ice swimmer explains why he loves the cold so much

Before Mak Chun-kong undertook his first ice swimming session in the Czech Republic over a year ago, he had a Skype session with his father in Hong Kong. Mak said the conversation didn’t go as planned.“He told me, ‘Son, your body isn’t made for it. You were born in Hong Kong and not the Czech Republic.’”Mak, who lives in the Czech Republic and works in IT, had the perfect rebuttal. “I told him, ‘Dad, it’s all about training.’”Mak, 32, recently represented Hong Kong in the 3rd International Ice…

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