'You come out with an insane grin'
Media playback is unsupported on your device
Video

Cumbria wild swimmer describes passion for cold water

The first snow is on the tops around Crummock Water in the Lake District, but it does not stop wild swimmer Sara Barnes.

After a life spent running and cycling, the 56-year-old began swimming after knee-replacement surgery for osteoarthritis.

She says swimming has been a big factor in her recovery and also helps with pain relief.

  • 01 Dec 2018
Go to next video: 'Winning is not about brute strength'