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Marco Fois dives off a bridge into Rome's Tiber River in celebration of the New Year on Jan. 1.

Photo: Pierpaolo Scavuzzo

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Diving into 2011

Marco Fois dives off a bridge on Jan. 1 into Rome's Tiber River in celebration of the new year.

The winter diving event, which includes pouring sparkling wine into the water before the plunge, is an annual tradition that dates back to 1946.