Durham Polar Plunge

Freezin' for a Reason!

Friday, March 13

Register 10:00 AM

Plunge 11:00 AM

The Polar Plunge for Special Olympics is back!

Join us for our 3rd annual Polar Plunge in partnership with the City of Pickering.

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 Friday, March 13th at the Chestnut Hill Developments Recreation Complex (Pickering).

Registration – 10:00 AM
Plunge – 11:00 AM


Adults –  $50 or fundraise $100 to waive the registration fee
SO Athletes & Volunteers – $25 or fundraise $75 to waive the registration fee


Fundraising Incentives


Every plunger will get a Polar Plunge Fleece-Lined Buff



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


HIGHEST FUNDRAISER IN THE PROVINCE – Tickets to a Leafs Alumni box at an upcoming Leafs game (2020-21 season)



* Fundraising incentives are individual, NOT by team *



For any questions, contact Michelle Beaudry at mbeaudry@drps.ca  (905)579-1520 ext 4351.



Click here to see pictures from the 2018 plunge