Originally Posted by dealt_with
With the water they are holding their breath, believing it helps with lung capacity. I doubt it does much tbh. The green thing is some sort of plant for use in the sauna, not sure exactly what it is but I know eucalyptus is used to help with immune system etc.. may be that. A bit alternative but every culture has things they believe in.
Ya I was thinking it was alung thing allright, can't see it doing much. When I was boxing at a national tournament, the Ukrainian under 18 team were training in the same place. They looked in amazing shape, one guy did like 30 wide grip pull ups!