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# Christmas Day Swim

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# Christmas Dip
Photos: hardy souls brave the rain and cold and take to the sea for Christmas day swims
Every Christmas Day people take to the sea to work up an appetite for the day’s feasting.
# brave the waves
Planning on a Christmas day swim? Here's how to stay safe
Irish Water Safety is warning that cold water immersion and hypothermia can overwhelm even the fittest of swimmers.
# brrrrrrrrrrr
Planning a Christmas swim? Converts swear it gives you a 'natural high'
Hundreds of events will be taking place across the country today.
# Careful Now
Swimmers warned that full moon will make Christmas Day swims more hazardous
The full moon only happens once every forty years or so.
# f-f-f-freezing
Charming video captures the thought process behind the Christmas Day swim
It’ll make you feel cold, then make you feel warm and fuzzy inside.
# festive dip
In pictures: Braving the cold at the 40 Foot on Christmas Day
JESUS, they must be freezing.
# Festive Season
5 sporting events you could attend over the Christmas period
Whether you want to be active or a simply spectate, we’ve picked out some of the best ways to spend your few days off.