Dozens of adventurous spirits plunged into the chilly Puget Sound waters on a clear and crisp New Year’s Day at Burien’s Three Tree Point neighborhood on Monday, Jan. 1, 2018. The winner of the coveted Polar Bear Plunge trophy this year was Katarzyna Patora, who wore an amazing mermaid costume that she made herself: VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 1 Here are some video highlights from our live Facebook feed: [embed]https://youtu.be/ys1Rd8cxRZE[/embed] Here’s GoPro POV cam footage shot by Shawn Anderson: [embed]https://youtu.be/Xszu9qmU80U[/embed] And here are photos courtesy Elston Hill (click images to view larger versions/slideshow): VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 2 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 3 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 4 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 5 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 6 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 7 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 8 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 9 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 10 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 11 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 12 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 13 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 14 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 15 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 16 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 17 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 18 VIDEOS/PHOTOS: Scenes from the 2018 Polar Bear Plunge at Three Tree Point 19]]>