Naked Roller Coaster Record & 7 More Wacky Nude Stunts

Cynthia Dermody
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My charitable efforts typically include donating money, walking a 5K, or splurging on a few boxes of cookies now and then, not stripping down to nothing and strapping my naked self into a roller coaster. That's what 102 Britons did yesterday to raise money for breast cancer. Their revealing stunt helped to collect 22,000 Euro ($29,000) for a group called the Southend Hospital Charitable Foundation's Bosom Pals Appeal.

Click to see some of the outrageous nude roller coaster pictures.

British people seem to love to get naked for causes. I find this extremely funny because aren't they supposed to be uptight and proper about stuff like that? Apparently not, since this is not the first Naked World Record the Brits have endeavored. Take a look at some of the others, from those living in England and elsewhere, courtesy of The Sun and NakedWorldRecords.com (yes, there's a whole site).

Naked Rowing Across the Atlantic

Mel King, 37, and Annie Januszewski, 40, announced their plans to row the Atlantic in the buff.

First Man to Stand Naked in the North and South Poles

"Marathon" Don Kern achieved this on April 18, 2003. The temperature at both poles was approximately minus 32 degrees centigrade.


The 1995 portrait, titled Benefits Supervisor Sleeping, sold for a record £17.2 million at Christie's in New York.


Twenty-one members of the Goteborg Parachute Club set this record when they got naked and jumped from a plane 2,000 metres high.

Greatest Naked Figure Skater Performance

You'll just have to click this link to see it.


Thousands of volunteers stripped to the buff for this session with U.S. photographer Spencer Tunick. The record was broken in 2007 in Mexico City.

Why do I think of tree frogs when I see this picture?


Would you do any of these things without clothing?
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