Barmy young Americans break the ice in a frozen lake to go swimming.
Men break ice on frozen lake and then go for swim.
Two madcap Czechs go for a swim in icy water.
Some people take their pleasures the hard way, including Canada's toughest swimmers.
Hardy swimmers brave very cold temperatures to take morning swim in Moscow, Russia.
Berliner Wilhelm Simons breaks thick ice for morning dip.
A heat wave in England sees people trying out a variety of ways to keep cool.
British troops and their monkey mascot go for dip in Mediterranean Sea to relax.
Hilarious scenes as young sailors leap and dive, fully dressed, into the water.
A baby elephant takes a bath in a pool at the Hague Zoo in Holland / Netherlands.
Two boys have fun water skiing behind a "street waterer" in New York.