Swimmers Dive Into 2017 at the Coney Island Polar Bear Plunge

Swimmers Dive Into 2017 at the Coney Island Polar Bear Plunge

Every New Year's Day hundreds of hardy souls gather at Coney Island to take a dip in the ocean. This year's event saw temperatures in the low '50s (is that auspicious or portentous?), but it was still bracing way to begin what will surely be a challenging year.


Every New Year's Day hundreds of hardy souls gather at Coney Island to take a dip in the ocean. This year's event saw temperatures in the low '50s (is that auspicious or portentous?), but it was still bracing way to begin what will surely be a challenging year.
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