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! Participants can pay $75 or fundraise $150 for a chance to jump into the water. The theme for this year is SUPERHEROS!!!
The plunge will take place Thursday, February 15 at the York Regional Police Association, in Newmarket.
Registration starts at 5:30 PM and plunging starts at 6:30 PM.
Every Plunger will receive a FREE knit pom-pom toque!
Highest Fundraiser: $500 Air Canada gift certificate
RAISE $150 – Free Polar Plunge Sling Backpack
RAISE $250 – 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
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.
2014: 33 Plungers, $13,000 Raised
2015: 43 Plungers, $15,000 Raised
2016: 31 Plungers, $11,300 Raised
2017: 58 Plungers, $21,500 Raised
Our goal is to raise $20,000 in 2018 for Special Olympics!