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Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)

  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)
  • Polar Bear Swimming Contest (북극곰 수영대회)

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Period
01.07.2017 ~ 01.08.2017 Finished
Address
47, Dalmaji-gil 62beon-gil, Haeundae-gu, Busan
부산광역시 해운대구 달맞이길62번길 47 (중동)
Location
Haeundae Beach
Telephone
• 1330 Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)
• For more info: +82-51-781-3972
Sponsors / Management
Busan Ilbo Newpaper / Busan Ilbo Newpaper
Introduction
Polar Bear Swimming Contest is held in every winter that allows participants to swim in the sea, just like a polar bear. It offers an exciting experience to participants and sightseeing to tourists, along with various programs as a famous winter festival. More than 2,000 people from Korea and abroad are expected to be participating in this event as the festival was thought to be one of the best winter festivals in the nation.
Programs
[January 7 (Sat)]
13:00-15:00 Stage event, exhibition event

[January 8 (Sun)]
08:00-08:40 Participant gathering & preparation
08:40- 09:00 Opening ceremony / Gymnastics
09:00-10:00 1 km-swimming
10:00-11:30 Participant for Polar Bear swimming contest gathering, stage performance, experiential event, etc.
11:30-12:00 Opening ceremony & preparing swimming
12:00- 12:30 Entering the water for swimming
From 12:30 experience hot spring
Performance Times
January 7-8, 2017
* January 7 (Sat) 13:00-15:00: Pre-event
* January 8 (Sun) 08:00-13:00: Main event
Ticket Reservations
http://bear.busan.com
Transportation
[Subway]
Haeundae Station (Busan Subway Line 2), Exit 3.
- Walk 10min to Haeundae Beach.

[Bus]
From - Busan Station, take bus 139 or 1003 to Haeundae.
Homepage
bear.busan.com
(Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)