Barrie Polar Plunge

Be Bold, Get Cold!

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Registration 12:00 PM

Plunge 1:00 PM

Be Bold, Get Cold!

The Polar Plunge, presented by the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run is a fun opportunity to support Special Olympics Ontario athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into very cold water!

Fundraising opportunity for registered SOO athletes and volunteers!  75% of your verified online fundraising will go to your club or community of choice.  You MUST indicate the club or community you want your fundraising directed to when you register to ensure funds are allocated correctly.


Plunge Time

The plunge will take place on Saturday, March 2, 2019 at the Centennial Beach (65 Lakeshore Dr., Barrie).

12:00 PM – Registration
1:00 PM – Plunge begins

Registration Fee:

Registered SOO Athletes & Volunteers – $25 (or raise $50.00 to waive the fee)
Adult Registration – $50 (or raise $100.00 to waive the fee)


Fundraising Incentives

All plungers will get a Polar Plunge Icy Mug!



RAISE $100 – Polar Plunge Socks
RAISE $150 – Polar Plunge Socks & Polar Plunge Shirt

HIGHEST FUNDRAISER IN THE PROVINCE – Tickets to a Leafs Alumni box at an upcoming Leafs game (Date TBC)


* Fundraising incentives are individual, NOT by team *


For any questions, please contact Sarah Bamford, Barrie Police Service at


CTV News Plunge Video


2017: 55 Plungers, $15,000 Raised
2018: 66 Plungers, $15,500 Raised

$30,500 raised for Special Olympics since 2017!