The fifth Cup of Belarus and the city of Minsk in winter sports swimming was launched on Lake Komsomolskoe. The first stage brought together swimmers 14 to 80 years old, a total of about 150 participants. Among them are representatives of not only our country, but also guests from Russia, Lithuania, France, Germany, Austria. Fans of "cold" sensations competed in 25 to 1000 meters challenges. The next competition will be held in November in Brest. In total, the Winter Swimming Cup includes 6 stages. The final competition will be held in Minsk.