Boston -- About 500 people took part in an annual Boston running event that raised nearly $205,000 for charities benefiting children, organizers said.
Saturday's chilly run, formerly known as the Santa Speedo Run, featured scantily clad Santa-attired runners, The Boston Herald reported.
Some of the runners wore little more than stylish tight shorts, bikinis and Santa hats. This is the 11th year the event has been held.
The new event is called the SSRun, and featured runners up to 70-years-old.
Funds from this year's event will benefit Starlight Children's Foundation, the Play Ball Foundation, and Hospitality Homes.
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