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    Polar Bear Swim


    The City of Vancouver 97th Annual Polar Bear Swim
    Founded in 1920 with an inaugural plunge into the frigid waters of English Bay led by Peter Pantages (accompanied by 10 founding members), the Vancouver Polar Bear Swim Club is now one of the largest and oldest in the world.

    Date  01 January 2017
    Location  English Bay, British Columbia
    Time  3:39 PST
    Number of Swimmers  1,506
    Water Temperature  7°C | 44°F
    Air Temperature  1°C | 34°F