Annual Polar Bear Swims on Gabriola and Decourcy Islands

Monday, January 7 2013

Gabriolans jump in the water on January 1st at the annual Polar Bear Swim, which took place at Twin Beaches this year. Photos courtesy Renee Titterton


DeCourcy Island has an annual Polar Bear Swim, and this year seven residents participated in the plunge. Timed at 24 seconds, this dash in and out took place at the north end ramp at noon on Jan. 1.
Photos courtesy Mary Bowman