Jul 23 2013
Beachgoers in Vera, Spain, may have caught an eyeful on Sunday as a large group of exhibitionists went for a swimsuit-free dip in the Mediterranean Sea in a bid to break the skinny dipping world record. The 729 nude swimmers were apparently successful, surpassing the previous world record set by 506 festivalgoers in New Zealand last year, local news sources report. According to the Europa Press, about 600 people were expected at the event. Vera Mayor JosÃ© Carmelo Jorge was pleased with the turnout, calling the mass nude swim a “tremendous success.” [Continue Reading]
And of the 729 people that partook in this event, 26 of them were individuals that you’d want to actually see naked. I love how the Mayor got behind this too. The guy was pumped that so many people wanted to get naked and go swimming. I guess I can understand why he got elected. All kidding aside, it did raise money for charity so it’s definitely all good. Let’s just hope this starts a trend of charitable activities with people getting naked – the world would be a better place for sure.