York Polar Plunge

Freezin' for a Reason!

York Regional Police Association

March 5, 2020
Registration  6:00 PM
Plunge  7:00 PM

That '70's Night

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.

The theme for this year’s Plunge is That 70’s Night!!!


Special Olympics Community Fundraising Opportunity

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 Thursday, March 5 at the York Regional Police Association (600 Stonehaven Ave., Newmarket)

Registration starts at 6:00 PM and plunging starts at 7:00 PM.



Adults –   $75 or fundraise $150 to waive the registration fee
Registered SOO athletes & volunteers – $25 or fundraise $75 to waive registration fee


Fundraising Incentives


Every plunger will get a fleece-lined buff


RAISE $200: Polar Plunge waterproof pouch
RAISE $400: 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 *




Karen Richards, York Regional Police Service



2014: 33 Plungers, $13,000 Raised
2015: 43 Plungers, $15,000 Raised
2016: 31 Plungers, $11,300 Raised
2017: 58 Plungers, $21,500 Raised
2018:  85 Plungers, $30,000 Raised
2019:  105 Plungers, $30,500 Raised

Our goal is to raise $40,000 this year for Special Olympics!

2017 Plunge