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Over 2, women went skinny dipping on a Wicklow beach and smashed a world record
Adventure , Life , Travel Tips. When I was younger, I avoided any scenario that might require disrobing in front of more than one person my partner preferably at a time. While others sought out group experiences at remote hot springs or excitedly told stories about spur-of-the-moment nude swims in mountain lakes, I quietly hoped not to be put in such positions. I was just afraid of what people would think when they saw me naked.
Nude swimming , or skinny dipping , is the practice of bathing naked , whether in natural bodies of water, in swimming pools , or in hot tubs. The term dipping refers to the practice of being immersed in spring waters for health reasons at spa towns. The widespread social convention and practice in 21st century Western nations is for swimmers--especially in public places--to wear swimsuits.
As mentioned above, Skinny Dipping is Truth in Television. It was a common practice back before the 's or so, when swimsuits were impractical. It is still done today, though. As a matter of fact, some nudist camps which are otherwise clothing optional make their pools no-clothing. It's a little known fact that suit fibers just mean something extra to clean out of the filter system.