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Taking the plunge

Hundreds expected to take chilly New Year’s Day plunge

Organizers of Lake George's annual New Year's Day Polar Plunge last year had to adapt to skyrocketing attendance. More than 2,000 people registered last year, nearly twice of the event's usual attendance.
Organizers of Lake George's annual New Year's Day Polar Plunge last year had to adapt to skyrocketing attendance. More than 2,000 people registered last year, nearly twice of the event's usual attendance.
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A new year is right around the corner, and some bold souls will ring it in with a cold splash — and not of the alcoholic variety. It’s the annual Polar Plunge, where participants leap into near freezing water in their bathing suits, then jump back out after spending a minute or so in the cold. Two events will be taking place locally this season — one on Caroga Lake and the other on Lake ...

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