Take the Plunge
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! Registration is $50 or fundraise $100 to waive the fee for the chance to jump into the icy water.
The plunge will take place Friday, March 2 at St. Clair College SportsPlex in Windsor.
Registration starts at 9:30 AM. There are 3 plunge wave times: 11:00 AM / 2:00 PM / 6:00 PM.
Individual Fundraising Incentives
Every Plunger will receive a FREE knit pom-pom toque!
Highest Fundraiser: $500 Air Canada gift certificate
RAISE $100 – Free Polar Plunge Sling Backpack
RAISE $200 – Free Polar Plunge Sling Backpack AND Polar Plunge Stainless Steel Water Bottle
RAISE $500 – Name entered into Provincial Draw for two (2) 100-Level Blue Jays Tickets April 28th vs. Texas Rangers & 1 night accommodations at Strathcona Hotel
RAISE $1,000 – Name entered into Provincial Draw for two (2) tickets in the Maple Leafs Alumni Box March 26th vs. Buffalo with free food and drink & 1 night accommodations at Strathcona Hotel
TEAM FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES
TOP FUNDRAISING TEAM – The TOP FUNDRAISING TEAM will be provided with tickets to the Windsor Spitfires Game on March 15th at 7:00 pm in a Suite. Includes 14 tickets and VIP Parking passes. Courtesy of the Windsor Spitfires
INDIVIDUAL FUNDRAISING INCENTIVES Courtesy of VIA Rail
– 1 ticket voucher : a return trip between Toronto and Windsor 2 persons in Business class
– 1 voucher for $750 in travel credit
– 1 voucher for $500 in travel credit
– 1 voucher for $200 in travel credit
– 1 voucher for $100 in travel credit
SECONDARY SCHOOL TEAMS
– All participating SECONDARY SCHOOL TEAM students will receive 5 community service hours
– The TOP FUNDRAISING SECONDARY SCHOOL TEAM will receive a commemorative banner for their school and “official” bragging rights as the COOLEST Secondary School in Windsor-Essex
– AND each winning team participant will be given a $500 bursary towards full-time tuition at St. Clair College for the September 2018 semester
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL TEAMS
– The TOP FUNDRAISING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL will receive a Commemorative Banner for their school and “official” bragging rights as the COOLEST Elementary School in Windsor-Essex
Special Olympics Community Fundraising Opportunity
Are you a registered Special Olympics Athlete or Volunteer? Register for the Polar Plunge and start fundraising to receive 75% of your funds sent back to your local club! You must click the “I am a Registered Athlete/Volunteer” option during registration. You MUST fundraise online to be eligible.
2015: 125 Plungers, $30,650 Raised
2016: 181 Plungers, $48,500 Raised
2017: 250 Plungers, $54,000 Raised
Our goal is to raise $60,000 in 2018 for Special Olympics!