Diving home for Christmas! Staff at a gym have taken part in a bizarre underwater photo shoot for Christmas.
A pair of personal trainers posed as a weightlifting Father Christmas and a fit snow maiden to place a star atop a tree at the bottom of a leisure centre swimming pool.
The pictures, taken in Maristella Club in Odessa, Ukraine, were shot by underwater photographer Andrey Nekrasov, 42.
Mr Nekrasov said: “It was very interesting to photograph and fun to watch. I had some difficulty taking the pictures, but the performances were incredible.”
The muscular Saint Nick, played by Igor Kharchenko, lifted dumbbells and barbells wearing a Santa hat, a white beard and a pair of red speedos. The snow maiden, played by Kateryna Sytnikova, wore a bikini and a dress covered in snowflakes.
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