Seth Wenig, Associated Press
A woman runs out of the Atlantic Ocean during the annual New Year's Day swim with the Coney Island Polar Bear Club in New York on Tuesday. A tradition since 1903, the event raises proceeds that go to a charity, this year to a camp for children with illnesses.

A woman runs out of the Atlantic Ocean during the annual New Year's Day swim with the Coney Island Polar Bear Club in New York on Tuesday. A tradition since 1903, the event raises proceeds that go to a charity, this year to a camp for children with illnesses.