Thousands of Irish women shed their inhibitions and their clothes on a secluded beach 30 miles south of Dublin today for a world-record setting "skinny dip" to raise funds for a children's cancer charity.
Most of those who participated in the dip were cancer survivors.
So far, the event has raised over €260,000 for the charity.
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"I had a brainwave to do something fun", the 53-year-old mother-of-three wrote on this year's registration page.
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"Half the people who were there either had cancer or were affected by cancer or were supporting somebody or remembering someone who had cancer - every woman had their own little story of why they did it".
A total of 2,505 women of all ages took part in the event on Meaghermore beach in Co Wicklow, where the sea temperature was just 12 degrees Celsius.
The previous record was created by them in Perth, Australia where 786 people participated. It was great craic, ' Deirdre Betson from Dunboyne told a Reuters reporter after leaving the water. "It was unbelievable. I have never been naked in front of anybody before, except my husband, and it was brilliant and bracing", she said.
Organiser Dee Featherstone, who led Saturday's charge into the Irish Sea, said the numbers exceeded her wildest dreams. "So proud to have been a part of it", she wrote, adding, "aren't women just fantastic".
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