New Year’s Dive 2013

Fireworks, dancing, drinking, writing (and forgetting) resolutions – there are many rituals around the globe related to the first day of a new year; in The Netherlands they like to jump into cold ocean water (nothing for me or my cat); enjoy the two photos below shot by the Dutch photographer Ruud Onos:
Nieuwjaarsduik Kijkduin 2013 / New Year's Dive 2013Nieuwjaarsduik Kijkduin 2013 / New Year's Dive 2013
title=”New Year’s Dive 2013″ – photos by Ruud Onos, click on the pictures to enter his galleries on Flickr! Ruud Onos comments: “…A polar bear plunge is an event held during the winter where participants enter a body of water despite the low temperature…”; pictures were taken at Kijkduin, Bohemen, The Hague, The Netherlands
compare the same ritual, New Year’s Day “Polar Bear swim”, at Coney Island, New York:
here comes 2013.
title=”here comes 2013″ – photo by Barry Yanowitz, click on the picture to enter his galleries on Flickr
compare the 19th Annual Canada cold “Herring Cove Polar Bear Dip 2013” New Year’s Day Nova Scotia tradition:
STRETCH (two) (Explored)
title=”STRETCH” (two) (Explored) – photo by Iguanasan, Glenn Euloth, Halifax, Canada – click on the picture to enter his galleries on Flickr
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