“The cold is an absolute doorway to the soul.”
Wim Hof is the premiere record holder for cold weather/water records in the world. They include being buried in ice, swimming underneath arctic ice sheets, and running marathons across glaciers wearing nothing but swim trunks.
It’s those same records that have some Stanford scientists thinking that Wim Hof may hold the key to a future treatment for neurological disorders. The secret lies in his breathing technique, which allows an almost supernatural control over one’s own physiology.