Tybee Polar Plunge

Tybee Polar Plunge Spotted®: Thousands for Guiness record

Posted By Charissa / January 3, 2012 / Tybee Today / 1 Comment

Tybee Polar Plunge

By Lesley Conn
More than 2,000 swim-cap-clad participants crowded alongside the Tybee Island pier this morning to become part of an attempt to break a Guiness world book record.

Click here to view Spotted® photos by Misty DeBlasio

The previous record was 546 people, so unofficially, Tybee had more than enough help on hand.

Setting a record wasn’t the real point, said Jim Kluttz, president of the board of Friends of Tybee Theater, which organized the event as a fundraiser.

“We wanted people to have fun at a family-friendly event,” he said. “That’s the key.”

For more coverage, read Monday’s Savannah Morning News or savannahnow.com.

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Tybee Polar Plunge


One Comment

  • dawn cooper
    February 29, 2012 at 6:55 pm

    Waiting on certificate

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