Taking an icy plunge for charity
Chris McClaning races out of the frigid Chesapeake Bay after joining the 15th annual MSP Polar Bear Plunge in Annapolis. Since 1997, the event has raised more than $16 million for Special Olympics Maryland. More photos, C12 and at PostLocal.com.
Dressed as a jellyfish, Liana Sved of Baltimore, at top, races out of the water during the 15th annual MSP Polar Bear Plunge on Saturday at Sandy Point State Park in Annapolis. Above, Plungers let out a scream as they race for the frigid waters of the Chesapeake Bay. Michelle Collins of Severna Park, right, puts on her snorkel as she races for the water. Plunge participants took the quick dip to raise funds for Special OlympicsMaryland. For those determined to stay out of the freezing water, Plungefest also offered live music, food and games. For more photos, visit PostLocal.com.