2018 Windsor Polar Plunge

Plunge with us!

St. Clair College SportsPlex
Friday, March 2

Wave Times: 11 AM,  2 PM, 6 PM

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.

Plunge Time

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.

Check out sponsorship opportunities here

 

History

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!

 

THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS