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EarthCam Shares Live Webcam Views of Seaside Heights Polar Bear Plunge

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I was made for this stuff.
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The Polar Bear Plunge Credits: Ryan Fitzpatrick
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Ryan with Uncle Dennis (wearing the crown) Credits: Ryan Fitzpatrick
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TAPintoTravels - If you saw our article, you know about the Polar Bear Plunge this Saturday to support the Special Olympics.  If you cannot be there, but want to see the festivities, this press release tells you how you can.

WHAT: Tomorrow, February 24 from 9am-1pm ET, thousands of people will make a mad dash into the cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean just off the coast of Seaside Heights, NJ…and it’s all for a great cause! Be a part of the annual Seaside Heights Polar Bear Plunge with EarthCam’s live streaming cameras located right on the famous Jersey Shore boardwalk.

WHY: The Polar Bear Plunge is held each year to raise money for Special Olympics New Jersey, a non-profit organization that provides free year-round sports training and athletic competition for more than 25,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities. Last year, nearly 7,000 swimmers took to the icy waters and raised more than $1.9 million, setting a new Polar Bear Plunge Record. Here’s hoping that the 2018 event can beat that!

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HOW: Watch as participants get “freezin’ for a reason” at the Seaside Heights Polar Bear Plunge and be a part of this incredible cause with EarthCam’s live webcams, thanks to the Borough of Seaside Heights!

Facebook Live and online credit requirements:

  • EarthCam logo is not to be cropped out of the video, covered or altered in any way
  • Facebook Live: “Courtesy of EarthCam” and tag @earthcaminc
  • Online: “Courtesy of EarthCam” with a link back to www.earthcam.com

On-air credit requirements:

  • EarthCam logo is not to be cropped out of the video, covered or altered in any way
  • On screen credit is given “Courtesy of EarthCam”
  • Verbal on air credit “Courtesy of EarthCam”

Connect with EarthCam!

Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/earthcaminc

Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/earthcam

Instagram: @EarthCam

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LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/earthcam-inc.

ABOUT EARTHCAM
EarthCam is the global leader in delivering webcam content, technology and services. Founded in 1996, EarthCam provides live streaming video and time-lapse construction cameras for corporate, tourism and government clients in major cities around the world. EarthCam's revolutionary gigapixel camera systems deliver superior billion pixel clarity for monitoring and archiving the world's most important projects and events. EarthCam's all-weather webcams, innovative software and mobile applications enable users to showcase unique views, increase exposure and generate positive public relations.

The Webby Award winning company hosts many highly trafficked tourism cams, with views of popular locations and landmarks such as Times Square, World Trade Center, Las Vegas Strip, Bourbon Street, Eiffel Tower, Andy Warhol’s gravesite, Hollywood Boulevard, Miami Beach, Atlantis the Palm Dubai, Petra in Jordan and Abbey Road Crossing in London.

To experience more of EarthCam, visit www.earthcam.com or download the Webcams app on your mobile device at http://www.earthcam.com/mobile/.

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