Chatham-Kent Polar Plunge

Freezin' for a Reason!


January 18, 2020

Afternoon Plunge: 2:00 PM

Night Plunge: 6:00 PM

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 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 Saturday, January 18 at St. Clair College – Thames Campus in Chatham. 

There are two chances to plunge:

Afternoon Plunge – 2:00 PM
Night Plunge – 6:00 PM

Registration –   $50 or fundraise $100 to waive registration fee



Fundraising Incentives

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

Plunge Highest Fundraiser: Coming soon

RAISE $150 – Coming soon
RAISE $300 – Coming soon


All plungers that fundraise over $700 are automatically entered into a draw the day of the plunge to win one of the following prizes:

  • Gamers Racing Chair
  • Men’s Oakley Sunglasses
  • Woman’s Vogue Sunglasses
  • One night – King Suite/Jacuzzi Suite – At Holiday Inn Express & Suites




* Fundraising incentives are individual, NOT by team *



Check out pictures from our 2019 Plunge



Contact Jason Herder via email for any questions:



2019:  122 Plungers, $41,500 Raised
: 50 Plungers, $14,400 Raised

Our goal is to raise $50,000 in 2020 for Special Olympics!



Thank you to all our supporters!