Barrie Polar Plunge

Freezin' for a Reason!

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Registration 12:00 PM

Plunge 1:00 PM

The Polar Plunge for Special Olympics is back!


Presented by the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run, the annual Polar Plunge is a fun opportunity to support Special Olympics Ontario athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into very cold water!  Register, dare a friend, donate, fundraise … every little bit supports an amazing cause.

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 7, 2020 at Centennial Beach (65 Lakeshore Dr., Barrie).

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


Registration Fee:

Adult Registration – $50 (or raise $100.00 to waive the fee)

Registered SOO Athletes & Volunteers – $25 (or raise $75.00 to waive the fee)

Students (ID required) – $25 (or raise $75.00 to waive the fee)


Fundraising Incentives

Every Plunger receives a fleece-lined buff (pic coming soon)



RAISE $150 – Polar Plunge waterproof pouch
RAISE $300 – Polar Plunge waterproof pouch & Polar Plunge Scarf
RAISE $1,000+ – all above prizes PLUS 30 oz. YETI thermal cup

HIGHEST FUNDRAISER IN THE PROVINCE – Tickets to a Leafs Alumni box at an upcoming Leafs game (2020-2021 Season Game)


* Fundraising incentives are individual, NOT by team *


For any questions, please contact Kathryn Chytuk, Barrie Police Service at


CTV News Plunge Video


2017: 55 Plungers, $15,000 Raised
2018: 66 Plungers, $15,500 Raised
2019:  39 Plungers, $11,250 Raised

$41,750 raised for Special Olympics since 2017!