New York's Coney Island Polar Bear Club Takes The Icy Plunge On New Years

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A man wearing a costume made of Metrocards takes part in the Coney... News PhotoAdult,Amusement Park,Borough - District Type,Brooklyn - New York,Celebration,Cold Temperature,Coney Island,Crowd,Horizontal,Human Interest,Making,Men,New Year's Day,New York City,People,Residential District,Sea,Swimming,USA,Waist Up,WinterPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesNEW YORK, NY - JANUARY 1: A man wearing a costume made of Metrocards takes part in the Coney Island Polar Bear Club's New Year's Day swim on January 1, 2013 in the Coney Island neighborhood of the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The annual event attracts hundreds who brave the icy Atlantic waters and temperatures in the upper 30's as a way to celebrate the first day of the new year. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)