Cooling off

More than 100 people take part in the annual Boxing Day Polar Bear swim.

Participants in the 52nd annual Frank Ney Memorial Polar Bear Swim make a mad dash into the chilly waters of Departure Bay Beach and most were as equally quick to exit. More than 100 brave souls took part in Nanaimo’s Boxing Day tradition.

Participants in the 52nd annual Frank Ney Memorial Polar Bear Swim make a mad dash into the chilly waters of Departure Bay Beach and most were as equally quick to exit. More than 100 brave souls took part in Nanaimo’s Boxing Day tradition.