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2018 Barrie Polar Plunge Raises Over $15,000

2018 Barrie Polar Plunge Raises Over $15,000
December 29th, 2017 - Police & the Community

(Update) Thursday, February 22, 2018

On Saturday, February 10, 2018, members of the Barrie Police Service and numerous Barrie residents took the icy plunge for the Annual Polar Plunge, in support of Special Olympics, Ontario. The event hosted 70 brave plungers of all ages.

This year $15,600 was raised and 100% of the funds will directly benefit the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Ontario. 

Thank you to everyone who participated and special thank you to our sponsors who continue to make this a successful event. 


2018 Barrie Polar Plunge - In Support of Special Olympics Ontario

On Saturday, February 10, 2018, members of the Barrie Police Service will be taking the icy plunge at the Annual 2018 Polar Plunge

This event will raise money for Special Olympics Ontario and 100% of the funds will directly benefit the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Ontario. Participants (Plungers) can either pay the registration fee or fundraise the minimum requirement to be able to take part in the plunge. In most cases, incentives will be given to Plungers based on how much money they raise in donations.

This event is proudly supported by 107.5 KoolFM. 

Location & Schedule
Centennial Beach, City of Barrie
February 10, 2018
12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
$50 Registration Fee

Pre-registration & Pick-up 
Participants can pre-register and pick-up their event kit on Friday, February 9, 2018, between 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Barrie Police Station, 29 Sperling Drive, Barrie. 
 
Fundraising Incentive 

Every Plunger: FREE Polar Plunge Water Shoes!

Highest Fundraiser: Prize TBA
RAISE $50 – Free Polar Plunge Sling Backpack
RAISE $100 – 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

For more information on the Polar Plunge or to register click here.