There were 22 of them on Wednesday evening 20 January taking the traditional winter dip in the Rhine - the boys and girls of the International Forestry Student Organisation Wageningen.
All time record
A total of 22 students took part in the dip, an all time record according to Ralph. Some were braving the cold January water for the first time while others had done it several times before. There was even one boy taking his ninth dip. Most of the participants were Dutch but the group also contained a Czech student, a Spaniard, an American and a Brazilian.