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mrswoolybill Plus
11 1.2k 1929 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 8:34AM
Barking mad and wonderful. I have got to photograph this event some time...

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4 Feb 2013 8:35AM
Very nice image well captured.
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
4 Feb 2013 8:36AM
Great action shot Richard.

well timed action shot

NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 8:44AM
"Oh to be young again?" A superbly timed captured image Richard, I can almost hear the reaction as he hits the icy murkiness.

Regards Nathan Grin
Richsr 11 91 223 England
4 Feb 2013 8:45AM
Thanks for you comments everyone.
Regards Richard
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 8:54AM
brilliant timing and detail richard love the comp a cracker nice one Wink
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
4 Feb 2013 8:57AM
Peak action, well captured against the smoke, Richard. I saw the promotional video for the event on the web-site.... certifiably mad!!!

pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 9:01AM
Excellent action shot
DeSilver Plus
10 14 12 England
4 Feb 2013 9:03AM
Mrswoolybill says "Barking mad" and I tend to agree with her.
This is a stunning shot though Richard, full of action and caught pin sharp.

Tell me Richard do you think that you might be having a go next year? Wink Smile

Regards David.
phil99 11 45 6 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 9:07AM
More great work .They certainly must be mad to want to take part....Phil
helenlinda Plus
10 360 22 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 9:08AM
Going through fire and freezing water sounds like medieval torture WinkWink
Excellent timing here Richard
4 Feb 2013 9:17AM
I'm sure he's enjoying himself!!
A brilliant action shot, Richard!

Richsr 11 91 223 England
4 Feb 2013 9:20AM
Thanks for all your comments everyone, David the answer is a definite No Grin
Regards Richard
4 Feb 2013 9:47AM
Excellent action shot Richard,
Well timed Richard I wonder when you will be taking part on the other side of the

Richsr 11 91 223 England
4 Feb 2013 10:01AM
Far too old to do this sort of think John
Regards Richard
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
4 Feb 2013 10:23AM
Excellent use of camera control to freeze the action Richard, they may be mad but keeps you fit.


Briwooly 12 452 5 England
4 Feb 2013 10:57AM
Great capture Richard wonderful clarity and colour in these images

4 Feb 2013 11:02AM
fine capture Richard sharpness is spot on

saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
4 Feb 2013 11:36AM
Another fantastic and great action shot,Richard,very well done
4 Feb 2013 12:05PM
Great timing, Richard. Nicely done.

johnjo58 7 2 5 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 12:21PM
Superb timing and detail Richard
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
4 Feb 2013 1:20PM
For the young and tough. Great capture Richard.......Sandy
Rende 11 38 4 Netherlands
4 Feb 2013 1:33PM
Excellent shot Richard; I like his look of concentration, he probably doesn't even feel the cold.
4 Feb 2013 2:32PM
Great action shot well timed.
paulb20 Plus
11 12 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 4:42PM
Caught him well Richard. Love that look on his face.
gajewski Plus
13 10 9 United States
4 Feb 2013 5:48PM
Perfect timing, Richard.
Tibetan 5 3 England
4 Feb 2013 5:53PM
Great shot but makes me shiver just looking at it Richard, reminds me of my army days! jumping and crawling through icy waters, good photo as always regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
4 Feb 2013 5:54PM
Superb timing Richard, and a great addition to the set.

John Smile
dathersmith 11 559 12 United Kingdom
4 Feb 2013 8:01PM
Great capture of the action Richard.

Glyn1 8 4 1 England
4 Feb 2013 8:06PM
Great shot, it captures the spirit of the event so well.

Richsr 11 91 223 England
4 Feb 2013 9:28PM
Thanks for all your comments everyone
Regards Richard
AnneWorner 10 620 43 United States
5 Feb 2013 1:46AM
I can envision the muddy splash that followed this shot! What fun.


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