Once wasn't enough for swimmer Megan McClements.

23 photos from Christmas and New Year's Day swims in Carnlough Harbour, Brown's Bay and Ballygally near Larne

While most us were busy opening presents on Christmas morning or catching a lie in on New Year's Day hundreds of people from all over Northern Ireland took part in charity swims.

The following 23 images are a selection of photos from swims at Carnlough Harbour, Brown's Bay and Ballygally Beach (both near Larne).

Swimmer Megan McClements daughter Megan jumps off the harbour wall into Carnlough harbour in Northern Ireland.

5. Carnlough Harbour

Swimmer Megan McClements daughter Megan jumps off the harbour wall into Carnlough harbour in Northern Ireland.
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Rather you than me!

6. Carnlough Harbour

Rather you than me!
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Swimmers jump into Carnlough Harbour in Northern Ireland.

7. Carnlough Harbour

Swimmers jump into Carnlough Harbour in Northern Ireland.
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Angela McClements debates with herself whether or not to jump in.

8. Carnlough Harbour

Angela McClements debates with herself whether or not to jump in.
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