Frozen Lake Michigan: The reason we had a hose down competition in my backyard. Lake Michigan was frozen for a couple hundred yards out from the shoreline. We tried our best, but there was just no getting in this year.
2004 Champion: Ryan "Squirrel" Ratermann being hosed down while his brother Todd gets ready to wimp out.
2004 Polar Bears (Above, left to right): Mike Monnin, Dan Gudorf, Dale Marchal, Andy "Babe" Ratermann, Ryan "Squirrel" Ratermann, Kevin Marchal, Todd Ratermann, Brian Marchal, and Dave Sevening. Just men doing manly things.