POLAR BEAR SWIM 2013

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Hundreds Take The Icy Plunge

OAKVILLE, Ont. - Hundreds of hardy Canadians welcomed the new year Tuesday with a splash into icy waters at Polar Bear Dip events across the country.About 800 participants at this year's largest chari...
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BRRR-Ringing In 2013 With Polar Bear Dip

VANCOUVER - There was one cold, hard consoling fact for those participating in Vancouver's annual polar bear swim -- the water in English Bay was just slightly warmer than the air temperature.Wearing...