Wildwood, Brigantine to Hold Polar Bear Plunges this Weekend

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The winter season has not made it easy for polar bear plungers in South Jersey, but thankfully it looks like Mother Nature is on their side this time around.

On Saturday, January 13th, the cities of Wildwood and Brigantine will be hosting their annual Polar Bear Plunge events and won't have to worry about freezing temperatures getting in the way.

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Brigantine's plunge was originally scheduled for New Year's Day, but officials were forced to reschedule the event due to safety concerns surrounding the frigid conditions at the start of the year.

The brave polar bears will be able to enjoy their plunge and the last day of warmer temperatures.

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