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Scantily clad Siberians welcome in spring with ICE buckets01:17

Scantily clad Siberians welcome in spring with ICE buckets

Russian Federation, Novokuznetsk
February 26, 2018 at 07:49 GMT -00:00 · Published

Locals in the Siberian city of Novokuznetsk celebrated the end of winter in true Siberian style, by doing the ice-bucket challenge and exercising outdoors in sub-zero temperatures, Sunday.

Participants exercised and danced in the cold as well as well as pouring ice water on themselves, followed by a few shrieks as the cold began to register.

The event, called the "Awakening", took place in a local park in Novokuznetsk. The temperatures reached lows of -12 to -15 degrees Celsius, (10.4 to 5 degrees Fahrenheit).

Los lugareños de la ciudad siberiana de Novokuznetsk celebraron este domingo el final del invierno al estilo siberiano, esto es, lanzándose agua helada por encima y haciendo ejercicio al aire libre con los termómetros marcando temperaturas bajo cero.

Los participantes hicieron deporte y bailaron en el frío del exterior, mientras algunos no podían evitar gritar debido a las bajas temperaturas registradas.

El evento, llamado "Despertar", tuvo lugar en un parque de Novokuznetsk. Las temperaturas alcanzaron un mínimo de entre -12 y -15 grados centígrados.

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Locals in the Siberian city of Novokuznetsk celebrated the end of winter in true Siberian style, by doing the ice-bucket challenge and exercising outdoors in sub-zero temperatures, Sunday.

Participants exercised and danced in the cold as well as well as pouring ice water on themselves, followed by a few shrieks as the cold began to register.

The event, called the "Awakening", took place in a local park in Novokuznetsk. The temperatures reached lows of -12 to -15 degrees Celsius, (10.4 to 5 degrees Fahrenheit).

Los lugareños de la ciudad siberiana de Novokuznetsk celebraron este domingo el final del invierno al estilo siberiano, esto es, lanzándose agua helada por encima y haciendo ejercicio al aire libre con los termómetros marcando temperaturas bajo cero.

Los participantes hicieron deporte y bailaron en el frío del exterior, mientras algunos no podían evitar gritar debido a las bajas temperaturas registradas.

El evento, llamado "Despertar", tuvo lugar en un parque de Novokuznetsk. Las temperaturas alcanzaron un mínimo de entre -12 y -15 grados centígrados.

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