Ice Swimmers Congregate For Annual Plunge

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A sign displaying air and water temperatures hangs next to the cold... News PhotoBerlin,Cold Temperature,Event,Germany,Hanging,Human Interest,Lake,Orankesee Lake,Showing,Snow,Vertical,Water,Weather,WindPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesBERLIN, GERMANY - JANUARY 12: A sign displaying air and water temperatures hangs next to the cold waters of Orankesee lake during the 'Winter Swimming in Berlin' event on January 12, 2013 in Berlin, Germany. A local swimmers' group called the 'Berlin Seals' invite ice swimmers from across Germany and abroad to the annual event, which, despite warmer temperatures this winter and a lack of ice, was still held. Members claim ice swimming is good for the body's blood circulation. (Photo by Adam Berry/Getty Images)