Long-distance ice skating gone wrong

Thursday, January 6, 2011

Couple Rescued From Ice Floe off Sweden:
A Swedish couple was out long-distance ice skating on the frozen waters off the southwestern coast of Sweden when an icebreaker came barreling through, shattering their skating surface into thousands of small floes -- and stranding the couple on a thin layer of ice.

It was 3 p.m. in the afternoon, meaning the sun would soon set, and their beautiful idyll on the ocean was on the verge of turning into a serious problem, reported Swedish paper Aftonbladet. Fortunately, one of the pair had a cell phone on hand, and called the Coast Guard.
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1 comentarii:

Anonymous said...

Somebody should write a book called Ice skating for Dummies.

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