Swimsuit skiing and snowboarding at Boogel Woogel Festival in Russia

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KRASNAYA POLYANA, Russia (WROC) — Hundreds of winter sport fanatics wearing nothing but swimsuits braved the cold during the Boogel Woogel festival in Russia on Saturday.

Participants had traveled from all over the country to take part in the annual alpine event.

The temperature hovered around zero degrees Celsius, or 32 degrees Fahrenheit, for the weekend festival.

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