Hearty Souls Take Ice Dive Into Lake MinnetonkaWhen Mother Nature gives us the cold shoulder, some bundle up -- while others jump! "I wear my idiot hat every year just because. I mean, you're an idiot if you jump in every year [laughs]!" diver Megan Johnski said.
Hundreds Flock To Lake Minnetonka For Icy New Year's DiveFrigid temperatures didn't keep hundreds of people from jumping into a very cold Lake Minnetonka this morning as part of a New Year's Day tradition called the ALARC Ice Dive. More than 700 people took park in Thursday morning's dive.
Ringing In The New Year With An Icy DiveIt may have been cold, but it was still a good morning for many to take a swim, as Minnesotans took part in the 24th ALARC Ice Dive. The annual New Year's Day tradition took place at Lake Minnetonka, where morning temperatures were below zero degrees.
1,000 Expected To Make Ice Dive Into Minn. LakeAs many as 1,000 people are expected to welcome the new year by diving into a hole in the ice of Lake Minnetonka. The 24th annual ALARC Ice Dive gets underway at 8:30 a.m. Jan. 1 at Bayview Event Center in Excelsior.
Nearly 800 Divers Take Icy Lake Minnetonka PlungeAlmost 800 people from around the U.S. and world plunged into chilly Lake Minnetonka to welcome the New Year.
New Charity Chosen For 2012 Ice Dive In ExcelsiorA new major charity is joining the New Year's Day ice dive in Excelsior.
More Than 1,000 Expected To Take Polar PlungeMore than 1,000 people are expected to take a freezing plunge on New Year's Day in Excelsior.