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Swimmers gather for icy plunge

Updated: 2013-01-09 10:39

The Hailar National Winter Swimming Competition took place in Hulunbuir League, Inner Mongolia autonomous region, in December 2012.

With temperatures dropping -32 C(-23.8 F),126 athletes from 12 teams, mostly from North China, participated in the event.

Source: Hulunbuir TV

Video: Lin Hanqing

Producer: Flora Yue

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Swimmers gather for icy plunge