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Windsor Polar Plunge 2019 | Be Bold & Get Cold at St. Clair College

February 15 @ 9:30 am - 1:00 pm

Final participants to jump during the 2018 Windsor Polar Plunge.

The 5th Annual Windsor Polar Plunge for the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run (OLETR) for Special Olympics takes place at St. Clair College (outside the Sportsplex) on Friday, February 15, 2019.

The OLETR in partnership with St. Clair College Polar Plunge is a unique opportunity for individuals, organizations, and businesses to support Special Olympics Ontario athletes by gathering pledges and plunging into the icy waters for cause!

Be Bold, Get Cold!

Special Olympics Ontario provides individuals with an intellectual disability in communities across the province the opportunity to participate in sport and recreational activities. The organization has helped thousands of children and adults with intellectual disabilities become all they can be physically, socially and emotionally. Windsor-Essex has 120 athletes that compete in Special Olympics programs.

Registration and pre-plunge fun starts at 10:00 AM. The plunge begins at noon.

To participate in the Polar Plunge, please register online and agree to the waiver. Collect donations from all your friends, family, co-workers, and anyone who would like to see you plunge into the icy waters!

Click Here For The Online Registration Form

A minimum of $50.00 registration – General Public fee (or $100.00 in pledges) or $30 for Staff/Students (or $60.00 in pledges) is required to participate in the Plunge.

Every Plunger receives a FREE Polar Plunge Icy Mug!

Fundraising Incentive Levels

Plunge Highest Fundraiser: Samsung Galaxy Tab A 8″ 32 GB

RAISE $100 – Polar Plunge Socks
RAISE $150 – Polar Plunge Socks & Polar Plunge T-Shirt

HIGHEST FUNDRAISER IN THE PROVINCE – Tickets to a Leafs Alumni box at an upcoming Leafs game (Date TBC)

* Fundraising incentives are individual, NOT by team *

History

2015: 125 Plungers, $30,650 Raised
2016: 181 Plungers, $48,500 Raised
2017: 250 Plungers, $54,000 Raised
2018: 200 Plungers, $52,515 Raised

The goal is to raise $60,000 in 2018 for Special Olympics!

People participating in the Windsor Polar Plunge.

Participants take the 4th Annual Windsor Polar Plunge outside the St. Clair College SportsPlex on Friday, March 2, 2018. Photo by Eric Bonnici / Eyes On Windsor.

Windsor Essex United Way members dressed in costume leaping into icy pool water.

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Details

Date:
February 15
Time:
9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.polarplunge.ca/plunges/windsor-essex/

Venue

St. Clair College
2000 Talbot Road West
Windsor, Ontario N9A 6S4 Canada
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