Swimming on Christmas Day in Clontarf in the Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).
Christmas Day in Clontarf, Republic of Ireland (Eire, Southern Ireland).
Full titles read: "Xmas day swimming race - at Clontarf Baths with the thermometer at 46 degrees."
Good M/S of man bending down and taking thermometer out of the water, he looks at the reading. C/U of the thermometer with a finger pointing at the temperature mark. L/S's of several men and women wearing overcoats at pool side, they take them off to reveal their swimming costume (it looks very cold!).
L/S of the swimmers diving into the cold water, and the race is underway. M/S of swimmers celebrating at the end of the race one man sits on the shoulders of another competitor. They jump up and down and wave.