Archives for month: February, 2013

Taking the Plunge for Charity in Halifax

Posted by jg on February 1st, 2013 in Category Charity News (no responses)

Dozens of people rang in the new year with an icy plunge at Black Rock Beach in Halifax.

Over 100 people gathered on the shore just before noon to watch those brave enough to face the water for a charity polar bear dip.

At the sounds of whistle the dippers made a mad dash towards the water. Most people quickly turned around, but a few waded long enough to enjoy a quick sip from a flask before seeking warmth.

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