January 1st, 2009. La Jolla Shores, CA, USA. Hundreds of swimmers listen as Bob West gives a briefing for the 32nd Annual La Jolla Swim Club's traditional New Years Day Polar Bear Swim near the Lifeguard Tower in La Jolla Shores. Participants ranged in age from Clara Cohen (9) and Shelby Salyer (10) of Temecula (center foreground) to 90-year old Bob Benzwi, the oldest member of the club (not shown here).
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