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The injunction was filed Monday after the state liquor board threatened to stop the sale of alcohol if any women were topless, according to ComFest attorney Ed Forman. In the City of Columbus, it is legal for men and women to be topless in public places.
ComFest will be held this weekend at Goodale Park. Tanya Butler was at the courthouse, Tuesday morning, ready to testify about why women should be allowed to be topless at ComFest. A study shows those who spend time naked or partially naked around others like their bodies more, regard themselves more positively and are more satisfied with life. A Canadian photographer has been banned from Facebook after criticism over her photos of naked women posing behind a mannequin. The photos have been shared more than , times and Julia says women are still asking to join the series.
Cyclists have bared it all in the annual World Naked Bike Ride. Riders in Melbourne were raising awareness for bike safety with the mantra "do you see us now? Organisers said the event was launched to remind drivers that cyclists shared the road too.
I first became aware of naturism when I was about 10 watching Carry on Camping and there were people playing tennis naked. I was still shy getting changed in front of other people but I was quite happy to jump naked into the river in the middle of nowhere when we visited a cottage we had in the Facebook has blocked an Australian auction house from advertising an acclaimed artist's painting depicting nude figures.
Charles Blackman's oil work Women Lovers features two nude women resting on a bed beside a cat. Art broker Mossgreen tried to promote it on Facebook, but the social media network rejected it for "advertising adult products or services".
Mossgreen chief executive Paul Summer said the decision was Thousands of revellers stepped out of their comfort zone and stripped down for the fifth annual Sydney Skinny. A record 1, people joined the life-affirming event to celebrate courage, acceptance, community, charity and the beautiful Sydney Harbour — including Australian neurosurgeon Charlie Teo and World Champion surfer Layne Beachley.
But the Saudi royal's visit to the Indonesian island of Bali has raised some eyebrows after local authorities decided to not cover up statues of Hindu deities and semi-naked women during The American Association for Nude Recreation national headquarters is still kind of half-dressed. The national headquarters, which has been located in Kissimmee since , had a grand-reopening of sorts recently, in celebration of its new, enlarged and remodeled offices.
It will be new era for the association, which caters to people and families interested in the nudist lifestyle, and for both visitors and employees The US ski team has stripped off in a bid to raise cash to fund the upcoming expensive race season. The calendar, titled Under the Suit: The Bodies of the Ski Team, features 11 racers, five female and six male we presume all 12 months are still included , including two-time Olympic champion Ted Ligety.
The pictures, some of which have yet to be revealed, are nude action shots featuring a range of sports including mountain biking, climbing and skiing. In a video on the calendar website the team behind the project explain how the How can you resist writing about people learning scuba diving without a common piece of equipment - the bathing suit?
The organizers from CottonTail Corner bared all about the attraction of floating underwater in the altogether, and the opportunity to come up with 1, synonyms for "nude" was too much fun to resist.
Then there was the challenge of taking pictures that demonstrated what was happening while remaining tasteful. Photographer Shaughn Butts did a terrific job of finding an interesting shot that could still run in a family At least so goes the thinking of John and Kurt Schwartz, who are doing just that - rowing across the Atlantic Ocean, naked.
No, hear them out. The two brothers John is 33 years old, Kurt is 29 figure it will take more than a million oar strokes apiece to complete the voyage. Conditions will be wet, and often cold. You want to reduce friction as much as possible, to cut back on blisters and sores and such. So, naturally, you row au naturel.
The odd thing was that we were both naked. Event organiser Nigel Pinkstone has now confirmed the cost of day passes and camping spots for this year, as well as teasing some of the events which will be on offer this time around. How much does it cost to camp at Nudefest? This is the mysterious man who lived alone in the Wicklow mountains for more than 20 years. With no friends or family, little is known about the English-accented man called Peter - or indeed if that was his real name.
A new RTE documentary, which airs tonight, explores The nude nomads - called rainbow people - live near banks and in forests with a focus on expressing unconditional love.
These rare images have captured an insight into the daily life of the liberated communities. One photo shows men and women holding hands in a circle on the beach.
These breathtaking photos show naked models camouflaged perfectly against a backdrop of famous landmarks thanks to some meticulously applied body paint. New York artist Trina Merry, who specialises in bodypainting, lines her subjects up and photographs them so they appear to blend right into the scenery around them, which ranges from rural Normandy to picturesque Istanbul and busy New York.
Batt-Rawden is saying no to a muffin with his mineral water. I met Batt-Rawden - composer, festival director, arts administrator, magazine owner, and once-was-oboe-player - last night, at the world premiere of 27, his work for string quartet. And he was, indeed, naked Nudists in Paris will soon be able to shed their clothes without fear of arrest, as city council members have approved plans for an official park for naked people. A campaigner working on the project told CNN the exact location is yet to be decided, but it will likely be near Lac Daumesnil in the southeast of the city.
A spokesman for Deputy Mayor of Paris Bruno Julliard, who has supported the plan, confirmed it was approved Katy Perry made a bold statement on Instagram Monday: Perry wants people-especially young people-to get involved in the political process.
With popcorn and candy in her hair, Perry Around a year and a half ago, Frolova took a self-portrait in the bathtub shortly after suffering a panic attack. Do you want to be one with nature while on vacation? Currently there are at least four resorts in Thailand located in Bangkok, Chiang Mai, Pattaya and Phuket that can give you the pleasure of doing just that.
A married Danish couple Gregers Moller and his wife has opened resorts exclusively for nudist or "naturist" where they can bare all and are thriving in the land of White Elephants. According to Asian Correspondent, at these Nude sunbathers are openly showing their skin at Denny Blaine Park near the Madrona neighborhood. Neighbors are complaining about the revealing situation. There are a whole bunch of people who are sunbathing in the buff, and the park is technically not a Seattle nude beach.
So they are turning to the city but, as it turns out, there is no The Tempest, produced by the Torn Out Theatre company, features a naked all-female cast.
He might ask questions that I would A plucky German nudist out for a swim at a local lake was left in agony after an angler hooked his worm.
Are we really "free" in North Carolina? Do we have the right priorities? The state Republicans, smacked by a Republican Supreme Court over the so-called "marriage amendment," now claim where transgendered citizens pee is our most important issue.
Tom Apodaca pushed legislation that even strong Republican and Duke basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski called People from all over the world headed for Co. Leitrim - needless to say, if they had nothing on. The Congress aimed to raise public awareness of nudity and discussed all aspects of naturism - including the contribution the nudist movement might make to the Irish economy. The Irish Naturist Association pointed out the naked Standing naked in the centre of Hull in the small hours of the morning is not something I ever expected to be doing.
On Saturday, many Phoenix residents jumped into pools to cool off in the triple-digit summer weather. The region could be looking at a new opportunity to boost its economy - simply by going clothing optional. At least that was the opinion of one local councillor when a discussion began on an approval for a nude beach this week. On Monday Latrobe Council was set to consider a proposal from the Tasmanian Nudist Group to officially declare part of Bakers Beach as clothing optional.
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It's the great irony of our times: American photographer Spencer Tunick, famous for his pictures of huge crowds of naked people, on Sunday June 5 convinced more than 6, Colombians to strip down in Bogota's main public square - all in the name of peace. The installation - his largest in six years and his first in Bogota - comes as the government in the conflict-torn country closes in on a peace deal with leftist rebels of the Revolutionary Armed When the results rolled in, political consultant Paul Mitchell says he bared something else.
Loretta Sanchez, D-Orange, led the pack of candidates seeking the U. Hundreds of cyclists have taken part in a naked bike ride through Bristol to highlight the vulnerability of cyclists on the roads. The ride - on the theme "as bare as you dare" - is the seventh time the event has been held in the city. Up to people are thought to have taken part in the "family friendly" 6. The event went ahead despite coinciding with a number of other planned city centre protests and Thousands of strange and sexy sea creatures turned Coney Island into a joyous half-naked party yesterday afternoon for the 34th annual Mermaid Parade.
The weather was spectacular, the crowds large and enthusiastic, the day-drinking prodigious, the energy and creativity on display as extraordinary as ever. This free video will turn the conventional wisdom behind weight loss upside down! Over thousand Facebook likes! Take just a few minutes and see new research that proves exactly how easy it is to lose weight if you do it right. Used by celebrities and weight loss experts alike, this video is a true eye opener After returning from the pool, she attempted to help him out of his trunks when he let out a loud scream.
While he was playing in the water, the netting Hundreds of naked cyclists have taken to the streets of London to protest against car culture and oil dependency. The riders converged on Hyde Park Corner from six start points. The annual event aimed to highlight the vulnerability of cyclists as road users and to celebrate the human Europe may be the first spot to come to mind when considering the idea, but from relaxed "clothing optional" spots to dedicated nudist beaches, the U.
When female students at Helena High School in Montana protested a rule that required them to wear bras on campus, journalist Lili Boisvert, known for her outspoken columns on sexuality, said she was proud that the teens felt comfortable standing up for their rights. We made it this way. Nudists have lost a seven-year legal battle for access to a popular tourist resort beach on Spain's southwestern tip.
The Supreme Court rejected an appeal by the Spanish Federation of Naturism against local government legislation prohibiting nudists to use beaches within the historic port city of Cadiz. More than 80 percent of Korean tourists reported feeling uncomfortable at nude beaches when travelling overseas.
Expedia, an online travel agency, conducted a survey on 11, tourists from 24 countries to arrive at the conclusion. A growing movement to remove laws against women going topless is headed to court in Colorado. The Fort Collins City Council voted unanimously last year to keep a law that prohibits the display of female breasts, rejecting a growing movement to remove gender-specific indecency codes.
The sunlight is slowly disappearing, and murmurs of the oncoming cold are quieted as on the makeshift stage, a storm erupts. State representatives killed a bill designed to give towns the power to ban toplessness as lawmakers believed the bill infringed on the right to freedom of speech. SB , filed by state Sen. Nancy Stiles, R-Hampton, would have given towns the authority to regulate the times and places of bathing, sunbathing and swimming in municipal parks, beaches, pools and other municipal properties and the clothing to be worn by the When do you get naked?
What if you have to fart? Do people hit on each other? Probably not if you fart. Nestled on the densely forested lower slopes of Grouse Mountain, the naturists who drive up its winding private road are rewarded with a view of the Burrard Inlet and Greater Vancouver. Gardening is a great way for someone to become one with nature. But each year on the first Saturday of May, gardeners can strip down the desire to be one with nature to its bare essence.
Second only to swimming, gardening is at the top of the list of family-friendly activities people are most ready to consider doing nude," the World Naked Gardening Day Calling all feminist activists, nudists, Cleveland-based Democrats, and people overdue for a laundry day. Photographer Spencer Tunick is looking for bold women to pose nude for a Cleveland-based photo shoot on July 17, Since the s, Tunick No shirt, no shoes?
Restaurant goers will soon be able to dine in their birthday suits where the waitstaff will also be showing more skin then the typical road-side diner would. According to more than 15, respondents, skinny-dipping is very popular among singles - but being caught in the act of swimming with no clothes on , not so much. The survey by MissTravel. Laura Dodsworth spent two years photographing and interviewing women aged 19 to about their breasts, bodies and lives for the book Bare Reality.
Among the women featured were a Buddhist nun, a burlesque dancer, a female A shortage of fish in the sea has prompted a call for local fishers to adopt "alternative" business interests - including skinny-dipping safaris and seal harvesting. Fishers would not be able to rely on fish resources to develop their communities, according to veteran fishing rights activist Andy Johnston of the Artisanal Fishers Association. Speaking at a small-scale fisheries workshop in Cape Town on A New Jersey gallery has filed a federal lawsuit over a violation it was issued for displaying artwork of a partially nude woman in its store window.
City officials and code She thinks nothing about shedding her clothes. For Colin, 64, his wife Carol, 60, their daughter Angela, 35 and The longest freshwater beach in the world could soon have the longest stretch of clothing-optional beach in Ontario. Sullivan started to get worried about "nocturnal swimming parties" at a gravel pit on the Sears farm, 3 miles southeast of Sycamore, according to a report in the Chronicle in June of that year Today, we take a deeper look into this liberating lifestyle as we chat with Felicity Jones, co-founder of Young Naturists of America, who also recently modeled on the Project Runway Allstars episode "Birthday Suit.
That's not an editorial comment, by the way. It's written there to make a point. Specifically, if local police and prosecutors wanted to follow the letter of current Arkansas law, the author of this article is, as of Facebook has suspended the profiles of people who shared an article about Aboriginal feminism, because it contains a photograph of two Indigenous women in traditional attire.
Facebook does not allow bare breasts in posts. A woman who for several years participated in "Go Topless Day" in Chicago is suing the city for the cost of an indecent exposure fine, according to court documents. Chicago police ticketed Tagami for indecent exposure in August during an event at Chicago's lakefront to promote the right Residents and swimmers are clashing over nudity on a North Shore beach, and they both say the law's on their side.
Polo Beach in Mokuleia has long been known as a "clothing optional" beach, a fact that angers area homeowners. Denise Kuehu and other residents say the nudity has gotten out of hand, and that public decency laws should be enforced to keep beachgoers clothed.
Naturists have lost their bid to extend the clothes-free area of a beach - after the existing section was rendered "too uncomfortable" to sit on. There had been calls to increase the length of Budleigh Salterton's nudist beach by yards m , after the tide washed away pebbles and left hard "bedrock" behind.
But Budleigh Salterton town council argued it was possible to put a "towel or lilo down" within the Harbin Hot Springs updated its website to say the famed resort may start taking customers as early as late summer. The Valley Fire whipped through Lake County, killing four people and wiping out 1, homes. The fire left Harbin's hot and cold springs intact but destroyed most of the resort. A soft opening will Cyclists in Melbourne have stripped off today for the last World Naked Bike Ride to be held in the city.
Having run for a decade, organisers say the event is to close, because "cycling and cycling awareness has become a full time job, not just one day a year. Kate Hudson prefers being naked.
Speaking to talk show host Conan O'Brien, she said: New Hampshire state representatives are suggesting that society may collapse if lawmakers don't make it illegal for women to expose their breasts in public. Brian Gallagher and Peter Spanos, both Republicans, are co-sponsors of a bill that would slap women with a misdemeanor charges for showing their breasts and nipples with "reckless disregard" for Participants will wear clothing to the event they wish to donate, strip down to the bare essentials and run the one mile course.
Prizes will go to the fastest male and female runners, the best costume and best team theme. The race begins at the The Dutch privacy watchdog AP has written to a number of sauna companies in the Netherlands warning them that they should not use security cameras in places where people walk around naked.
The Court of Appeal of Paris on Friday ruled that a case opened against Facebook for censoring a 19th-Century nude painting can be tried in France.
In , artist Mike Perry, now 34, and his friend fellow artist Josh Cochran were lamenting how much they missed figure drawing, an art class staple with very little practical application for the professional artist. So they decided to organize what Perry called a "crazy nude drawing marathon.
Nude yoga is not for the faint-hearted, but for a group of Gold Coast locals it is a chance to let loose while focusing on health and relaxation. Most people might shrink from the idea of taking their clothes off and doing a downward dog pose in front of strangers. But for those who regularly take part in nude yoga, it is a liberating and exhilarating experience. When I haltingly ask her whether she speaks English, she barely pauses for breath before ordering me — in perfect English — to take off my costume and make my way to the communal shower, for reasons A video posted online on Sunday shows a naked man clambering out of the 17th-century Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi to laughter and applause.
A local councillor, Nathalie Naim, published the clip A decision to cover up nude statues from Roman antiquity during a visit by President Hassan Rouhani of Iran has drawn ridicule and scorn in Italy — much of it directed at the Italian government — and spurred a debate about the national identity.
If you go to grab a cup of coffee in Spokane, Washington, you might run into baristas who look a little If you want to lead a nudist lifestyle, there are worse places to do it than Huntington Beach, California. The coastal city in Orange County has nice weather, miles of beachfront, and year-round sunshine. Over the years, nude beaches across the region have been stripped of Hosted by the local nudist community, the event attracts people from around Australia to compete in a range of novelty sports including three-legged and sack races, as well as water balloon throwing.
Participants can also enter competitions to claim A memorial book exhibit was on display at the Springfield Public Library. Librarian Harriet Horine noted that people wanting to honor the memory of deceased loved ones by giving something enduring were donating books to libraries.
The custom was gaining favor throughout the country. My immediate thought was this had to be some crass joke. While I had come to expect some nudity in European spas, after five years living abroad, I had never known it to be mandatory.
But as my two Canadian friends and I ventured The event which takes place in over 15 countries around the world is hosted by prank collective Improv Everywhere. A group of bathers is looking for a secluded spot along Wasaga Beach to enjoy nature "as God created them.
As I opened my window blinds on Sunday morning, January 3, , I found myself humming the Rocky theme song. I knew it was going to be one of those days that took me way out of my comfort zone, and I was nervous but very excited.
Sydney has a long and rich history of nudism, and you can still find beaches to the north and south of the city dedicated to enjoying your leisure time in your birthday suit. But members of the Heritage Australia Nudists Club say there is more to this way of life than just enjoying the sun and sand. The club is believed to be the oldest nudist club in Australia, starting in To wear a bra or not Do you wear a bra for esthetic or health reasons?
There is actually a "National No Bra Day" that occurred on October 13th; the point of this nutty sounding day had the serious purpose of promoting breast cancer awareness and raising funds for research. Speaking of research, a study was done by Ah, a yacht race. Oh, we're taking on water—and being rescued by nudists. Such was the experience of yacht-racing fans whose small wooden boat began sinking near the popular "Sydney to Hobart" race on Boxing Day in Australia, the Telegraph reports.
Once yachts departed to start the race, a few of the event's , spectators noticed the vessel approaching Denmark is famed for its stunning women and their insouciance about nudity. The Nordic nation has long shrugged off sexual conventions, setting a carefree standard for the rest of Scandinavia.
In a world obsessed with body image, staring at naked women for hours on end may not seem the obvious solution to improving self-confidence. But a new study suggests that attending life-drawing classes can make people feel better about their own size and shape because they present a more realistic image of a natural body.
Anglia Ruskin University asked Driving along the dirt roads that lead to Sunsport Gardens resort in Loxahatchee Groves, the area seems like any other camp site covered in thick subtropical foliage of bamboo and palm trees.
Bad tourist behavior has led to a new code of conduct at Angkor Wat, including a prohibition on nudity. And yes, it would seem that tourists do need to be told that. Last winter, two Arizona sisters were arrested, fined, and banned for pulling their pants down and We all like to go a little crazy on holiday, but are you brave enough to lose all your inhibitions? If you want to feel truly free and easy, why not trade your shirts and skirts for your birthday suit at one of these stunning nudist resorts.
More than 52 million people who partake in clothing-optional holiday resorts at clubs in North America alone, according to the American The photographer Ruben Brulat was traveling alone through Iceland in when, in the midst of setting up his camp, he was arrested by the beauty of a rock perched on the mountainside, almost ready to fall from among the clouds seemingly wrapped around its peak.
Setting up his camera on a timer, Brulat followed his senses and captured himself lying naked The equine team at Towcester and Onley Vets have been pictured wearing only their boots in a series of poses performing a variety of clinical procedures. Becky Wallis, who is part of the nursing team, said An intricately carved gold ring containing a stone engraved with an image of Cupid - a god associated with erotic love - has been discovered near the village of Tangley in the United Kingdom.
In the engraving, Cupid also known by his Greek name, "Eros" is shown standing completely nude while holding a torch with one hand. The ring dates back around 1, years The couple are scheduled to wed in December. The 16 successful models say they are paid tens of thousands of dollars for each use of one of their images As a naked Winston Churchill putters by, big head bobbing on top of the water, mouth puffing in and out on a cigar that isn't there, we do wonder what we've let ourselves in for.
Skinny dipping may typically be the sort of folly reserved for The seaside amusement park set the Guinness World Record in , when people rode the same rollercoaster in the buff. And while there was only 57 people taking part this time around, they travelled from The Fort Collins City Council voted late Tuesday to reject a proposal that would have allowed women to go naked in public from the waist up. Brittiany Hoagland, an activist with Go Topless, had pushed to change the city code banning bare breasts in public, but at the packed meeting, supporters of Ads showing people jumping off a cliff into an open water pool have been banned in the UK following complaints they condoned the potentially deadly activity of tombstoning.
The new Hostelworld advert: When was the last time you stripped your clothes off, stood in front of a mirror, took a good look at yourself no sideways, peek-a-boo-type glances, please , and actually liked what you saw? When you think about it, there are few instances in which we're naked -- the moment you're born not counting the time you spent safe, sound and secure in your Social media icon Perez Hilton has been called everything from a bad father to a child abuser since posting a photo of himself and his son showering together.
The boy was completely covered below the neck. The negative backlash has spurred debates Leave it to Jane Fonda and Michael Jackson to do something truly off the wall.
Their publicist says Australian magicians Christopher Wayne and Mike Tyler hide "nothing up their sleeves. Wayne says he and Tyler, now known as the Naked Magicians, were Two elderly women are at Walgreen's running errands.
One of them picks up her medicine prescriptions while the other loads up on sunblock and sun tan lotion. The two women reach their destination, a nude beach, and take My husband enjoys sitting around among other activities naked. We live in a subdivision with homes.
I have asked him repeatedly to stop, join a nudist group or go home to his mother - whatever! Members of naturist club The White House are fighting proposals for a large complex of 36 flats next to the tennis court on their grounds in Whyteleafe, a commuter village in Surrey. Club chairman Val Humfress told the Standard that while members I could begin this piece by telling you I was attending a nude yoga class on a Friday night for research purposes for this article.
That my editor here at news. But that would be a lie. I pitched the idea to write about the class because I was filled with curiosity and as a regular yoga goer and I Summertime is a great time for sharing photos of one's children.
Having a 3-year-old son and a month-old daughter, I've enjoyed taking and sharing pictures of the kids at the beach, at the zoo, on vacation and playing in the backyard over the past few months. The response I get most often to these pictures besides of course "how adorable! Call it the death knell for the Age of Aquarius in Santa Fe: Ten Thousand Waves has dropped its clothing-optional policy for its all-genders communal tub.
Visitors now must at least keep their bottoms on. The reason for the change in policy? The Fraser Coast Regional Council in southern Queensland says it will not be swayed by a petition calling for a nude beach in the region. The petition, lodged with the Queensland Parliament this month, has signatures wanting Dundowran Beach to become the state's first legal clothing optional beach. Councillor Rolf Light said he did not think the beach was an How many times during this year's super hot and humid summer did you just wish you could strip all of your clothes off to cool down?
Well, it turns out being naked may not only be more comfortable but healthier as well. Some experts say that donning your birthday suit more often can help with myriad physical and psychological problems.
So how do you reap The Times Square Alliance and a coalition of electeds has a plan to address complaints about Times Square without destroying the hugely successful pedestrian plazas. The centerpiece of the proposal is to legally redefine the Broadway plazas as a public space with three regulated zones: The parade, held the day before the city-permitted, X-rated Folsom Street Fair, is being led by the same group of unclad activists who unsuccessfully The Berlin-based tabloid newspaper B.
Germany has experienced a wave of such comments in recent weeks. Women are being invited to bare all on a secluded beach this weekend and boost their self confidence. The "empowering", if not chilly, event will be on Saturday at a secret location on the Welsh coast and is organised by two female artists who say they want to contribute to the current debate about body image.
A similar event held by Happy In My Skin For the seventh straight summer, hundreds of bicyclists joined together — creatively painted or stripped down to their birthday suits — to promote fuel-conscious consumption, positive body image and cycling advocacy. Before baring all for the more Simply slipping on a sock would cause excruciating pain for this Indian farmer who is forced to tend his fields in the buff.
But Subal Barman, whose naked body is a common sight in Rajpur village, in West Bengal, northern India, refuses to let his strange condition get him down. If somebody asked you to cover a special interest story at a nudist camp you might think of several different ways to do it. You could interview people about why they enjoy that lifestyle. You could report the details about the location in order to give information to your viewers.
Or, you could recreate the volleyball scene from Summer temperatures may be cooling in Moscow, but the city's nudists are starting to feel the heat. A leading politician is reportedly mounting a campaign to ban naked bathers from a popular riverside hangout they've used for decades, calling their behavior "depraved.
One of the great joys of summer in childhood is the freedom to strip off your clothes and frolic shame-free-naked on the beach. On a recent family vacation to North Truro, Massachusetts, without thinking twice, I let my 3-year son disrobe to his natural state and enjoy this pleasure, knowing that one day soon social norms will challenge his sense of Which is exactly what some folks are doing as they seek out classic jogging sensations: Here in the industrial town of Porto Alegre, Brazil Some people streaked naked through London zoo on Thursday to raise awareness for tiger conversation.
The jog aimed to raise money in support of the Zoological Society of London, who help protect tigers through global conservation projects. The beaches of the German resort town of Boltenhagen on the Baltic Sea on August 5, , were a reflection of a lingering cultural divide between those who until unification 25 years ago were East and West Germans.
Formerly communist easterners like bathing nude, while westerners find the practice a bit disturbing. Even after organizers canceled the event, the Anchorage Police Department has a warning for anyone planning on participating in a mass naked bike ride Aug. Riding your bicycle sans clothing in Anchorage is illegal, APD says -- a violation of public decency laws or worse.
The event hit Facebook in late July. Nude runners braved the elements and bared all for a good cause at a South Yorkshire visitor attraction last night. A group of 43 hardy fundraisers were sponsored to get starkers and complete a short streak around the park, which has two polar bears called Victor and Pixel It's not every day you see a man riding his tractor in the nude, but at Coventry Club and Resort, this is business as usual.
Bill Perreault and his wife, Susan Lembcke, are nudists. They're baring it all to give us a rare glimpse beyond the gates of Vermont's only nudist Local artist Thomas Zollinger conceived of the two-day Body and Freedom Festival link NSFW to increase beyond gallery walls the presence of the naked body as an artistic medium.
With video surveillance cameras being so ubiquitous, privacy is still a concern among some clients. The homeowners asked that a disable switch be installed for one particular camera that Howard Smith, a year-old electrical engineer, took the challenge from POND, a charity organization in partnership between Wales and Uganda. This year, he decided to take it a step further Want to let it all hang out?
Remove the clothing that confines you? By the sea, by lakes, wild or in luxury—here are the best places to go bare. Lido Wannsee Berlin has long been the best place for naturists in Europe, and those wanting to wear the bare minimum for the summer are really spoilt for choice.
One of the most popular spots is Naturists on one of Britain's most popular nudist beaches fear they are being spied on by a voyeur flying a drone. A number of naked sunbathers were left angry when they were buzzed by a radio-controlled drone that flew up and down the famous Studland nudist beach in Dorset.
They feared a camera was attached to the device and that An exhibition featuring women skinny dipping in the sea is being held at a Newport arts house. The exhibition aims to empower women and celebrate the concept of positive body-activism A spokesman from An estimated people took part in a staged protest today at a eucalyptus grove on the UC Berkeley campus, many of them stripping naked in doing so, to make clear their opposition to a proposed FEMA-funded tree-clearing program in the East Bay hills.
The event was orchestrated by the Tree Spirit Project whose mission is On Saturday, many Arizonans jumped into pools to cool off in the triple-digit summer weather. Over people, ranging from kids to seniors, participated in the clothing-optional resort's skinny dipping record attempt at noon, part of the It's a Tuesday evening at the end of March, and Andy Golub is in his element.
Clad in jeans and an intricately patterned blue shirt, he's onstage at the tiny Gene Frankel Theatre in Manhattan, painting.
Seventies music, from Joni Mitchell to Rodriguez, floats from the stereo. There's a murmur of mostly male fans and photographers scattered For Nestles Coffee-Mate Natural Bliss all-digital campaign that launches today, the brand's marketers wanted to do something with a little shock value.
So they took over an Irving Farm Coffee Roasters store in New York on April 24 with baristas wearing essentially nothing but body paint. Foundation celebrated the 24th anniversary of the clothing-optional section of Haulover Beach with birthday cake and lemonade. Dozens of members and visitors gathered Saturday afternoon to celebrate the foot stretch of A Norwegian contemporary artist has confessed to being left hanging naked in a tree for three and a half hours after an video art installation she filmed in a Norwegian forest went wrong.
Hilde Krohn Huse, who lives and works in London, ventured into the forest in her native Aukra in Norway to film a video featuring herself hanging naked from a ESPN magazine's annual Body Issue hit newsstands Monday, showcasing some of the world's most celebrated athletes in all their chiseled, well-toned glory.
Yet it's also become an opportunity to interrogate American standards of beauty, particularly when it comes to female athletes. For instance, this year's issue features Brittney Griner, the Quilting , model building and embroidery were all on display as Acorns Naturist Retreat hosted their summer craft fair. Skills were exchanged by likeminded people at the centre near Rackenford on Saturday 4 and Sunday 5 July.
Cathy Eke from Acorns said: Stripping off and leaping into the ocean as gentle waves lap all around and the sun sets over a deserted beach. Who wouldn't fancy that as a fitting end to a holiday? Now new research by an online travel agency has revealed skinny dipping is the top holiday fantasy for British tourists. According to the poll, 32 per cent of Britons want to They arrested an individual for obstruction and public nudity after the person failed to Families gathering to celebrate baseball may also spot more than a dozen nude models during next week's All-Star festivities.
Photographer Harvey Drouillard, who specializes in artful nude-in-public photos , is planning to break his personal record of 19 nude people in public in a single photo on Fountain Square. And he's doing it while the When it comes to nudism, I'm strictly a pragmatist: If it gets too hot, out comes the birthday suit.
In Portland this weekend, even a jockstrap can feel like excess baggage. But true aficionados of the nudist lifestyle -- as Mark Haskell Smith makes clear in his delightful and informative new book -- embrace the whole package. They hike, swim, play Retired Andrew Williams explores the Wiltshire countryside wearing pair of wellington boots - and nothing else. The naturist leaves his clothes in the wardrobe and spends hours trimming his hedge, composing music on his bongos, and visiting secluded historic sites.
The year-old has been stripping off since he was a teenager and now lives a life dedicated to spending his golden years starkers Some were senior citizens. Some were professional office types. Some were families with kids. A good number had beautiful bodies and a lot didn't.
But nearly all of the people gathered for the 10th World Naked Bike Ride -- a global protest against automobile traffic, which celebrated its Mexican event on June 13 -- had one thing in common: They were either nude or wearing fewer clothes than usual for a public bike ride The owners of the Lupin Lodge nudist camp and two employees were arrested June 10 and charged with stealing water from the Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District.
The district attorney alleges Lupin's owners and employees ignored repeated warnings and continued to trespass on district property for the purpose of diverting water to the lodge. Charges against them surfaced last fall. At that time, Lori Kay Stout said Lupin's access to the water was grandfathered When you head to the beach, you expect to see people in minimal clothing. Lucie County, some people want to be able to sun bathe completely in the buff.
Blind Creek Beach in St. Lucie County is unofficially considered a nude beach. But, a naturist community wants it to receive an official county designation.
They've taken to social media, forming the page "Friends of Blind Creek Beach. More than people The intention behind this is not for people to draw attention to themselves. The Saskatchewan siblings who were jailed in Malaysia for posing naked atop the country's highest mountain have issued an apology, saying they had no idea how sacred the summit was. Next weekend some 10, cyclists will strip down and take over the streets of Portland.
It will be a spectacle, as always, but organizers hope to remind participants that the World Naked Bike Ride is, first and foremost, a protest.
The ride first came to town in , with riders protesting against our dependence on oil and for cyclist safety, but by it had You have to feel sorry for British naturists like myself. Personally I blame Sid James. In fact, all nude bathers really want to do is swim and soak up the sun without the encumbrance of A man who swapped his life as a Sydney businessman to run a nudist resort in Port Stephens has given an insight into what it's like to live a 'naturist' lifestyle.
Die jährige Diplom-Ingenieurin wird damit die Geschicke des Schwerpunkt- und Rehaversorgers in der Region Holstein verantworten, die in den vergangenen Monaten kommissarisch durch Dirk Beutin geleitet wurden. Werden alle logistischen Leistungen im Krankenhaus aus einer Hand erledigt, verspricht das diverse Vorteile.
Nicht nur der Datenschutz wirft erhebliche Fragen auf. Es war ein langer Tarifkonflikt. Nun stimmten auch die Gewerkschaftsmitglieder zu. Doch bis zur Umsetzung der Vereinbarungen kann es noch dauern. September können auch Ärzte in Sachsen ihre Patienten per Videosprechstunde betreuen.
Die sächsische Landesärztekammer hatte den Weg dafür im Juni freigemacht, wenn auch unter strengen Auflagen. Die gesetzlichen Krankenkassen haben im 1. Halbjahr des Jahres einen Überschuss von rund Millionen Euro erzielt. Holger Raphael hat den Staffelstab zum 1. September nach fünf erfolgreichen Jahren an seinen Nachfolger Daniel Dellmann übergeben.
Fachtagung - Erstattung von Medizinprodukten im deutschen Gesundheitssystem. Führung in turbulenten Zeiten des digitalen Wandels. Todesfall Paracelsus-Chef Michael Philippi plötzlich verstorben.
Personalwechsel Neuer Geschäftsführer in der St. Infektionsschutz Nationale Händehygiene-Kampagne tourt durch Deutschland. Studie Vier Millionen Pflegebedürftige bis