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Windsor Polar Plunge 2020 | Freezin’ for a Reason!

February 28 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Final participants to jump during the 2018 Windsor Polar Plunge.

The 6th Annual Windsor Polar Plunge for the Ontario Law Enforcement Torch Run (OLETR) for Special Olympics takes place at the Windsor International Aquatic and Training Centre on Friday, February 28, 2020.

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 a 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 5:00 PM. The plunge begins at 6:30 PM.

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!

A minimum of $50.00 registration – General Public fee (or $100.00 in pledges) or $25 for Staff/Students (or $75.00 in pledges) is required to participate in the Plunge.

Every Plunger receives a FREE Polar Plunge Fleece-Lined Buff, 2 passes to Adventure Bay, and a buy-one-get-one-free coupon to a Windsor Spitfires game.

Fundraising Incentive Levels

Plunge Highest Fundraiser: TBD
RAISE $150 – Polar Plunge waterproof pouch
RAISE $300 – Polar Plunge waterproof pouch & Polar Plunge scarf
RAISE $1,000+ – All above prizes PLUS a 30 oz. YETI thermal cup

HIGHEST FUNDRAISER IN THE PROVINCE – Tickets to a 2020-2021 season Toronto Maple Leafs game in the Leaf’s Alumni Box

* 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
2019: 172 Plungers, $45,975 Raised

Over $231,640 raised since 2015!

For more information or to register or make a donation visit http://www.polarplunge.ca/plunges/windsor-essex/

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 28
Time:
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.polarplunge.ca/plunges/windsor-essex/