The body you have

Melissa Kegler, an elite open-water swimmer who specializes in long distance swims, recently broke the U.S. national distance record for IISA’s Ice Mile event. Her goal is not only to excel in this extreme sport, but also to foster community and body positivity in the swimming world.

Directed by Lauren Frohne
Video by Lauren Frohne, Erika Schultz, Corinne Chin & Daniel Kim
Edited by Lauren Frohne

See full text story with photography by Daniel Kim: Seattle open-water swimmer Melissa Kegler notches second Ice Mile swim, breaks record