Photo: Sochi’s resort slopes saw hundreds of unusually dressed skiers, as people wearing just swimwear gathered in an attempt to set a new world record. Around 1,200 participated in the event colourfully clad in bikinis, swim shorts, and costumes.
The Guinness World Records world record for the largest swimwear parade on skis consists of 1,008 participants and was achieved by AYS Group (Russia) in Sochi, Russia, on 9 April 2016.
Guinness World Records also recognized the world record for the largest swimwear fashion show consists of 502 people and was achieved by Huludao Municipal Government (China), in Huludao, Liaoning, China on 23 June 2015.
Many of those who dared the slide rejoiced in the spring weather.
The current world record title is held by the ski carnival which took place in Sochi a year ago with 1,008 participants.
This time the organisers of ski parade break their own last year’s record.