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Super Plungers brave freezing temps to kick off the annual Polar Plunge

ROCHESTER, Minn. – Imagine jumping into icy waters 24 times in 24 hours. Some might just call that crazy.

“It is kind of crazy,” John Johnson jokes. 196 more words

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Taking the Polar Plunge live on FOX 17 Morning News

The Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Michigan is Saturday, Feb. 13, at Reeds Lake, East Grand Rapids.

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Cold Weather + Crazy People = Polar Plunge

Video by Jimmy King

In case you missed it Saturday, the Polar Plunge happened in Bellevue, Kentucky benefiting the Special Olympics. It was a sunny but brisk day and perfect weather for the 2016 Polar Plunge where people from all over town gather with their friends to take a dip in cold, greenish water. 24 more words


7th annual Big Freeze

ALBERT LEA, Min- The town of Albert Lea is based around lakes, and brings out many people during the summer months for water activities and winter ones as well.   238 more words

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Lethbridge residents plunge into icy waters for Special Olympics

LETHBRIDGE – Citizens of Lethbridge shed their layers and took a plunge into Nicholas Sheran Lake Saturday in support of Special Olympic athletes.

The event is a major fundraiser for over three thousand athletes across the province who depend on the money all year long. 256 more words


Students jump in the chilly Atlantic for Special Olympics' Cool School Challenge

Students from schools across Hampton Roads gathered at the Virginia Beach Oceanfront on Friday morning to take part in the Special Olympics’ Cool Schools Challenge ahead of the 2016 Polar Plunge. 69 more words


Clarklake hosts annual Special Olympics Polar Plunge

CLARKLAKE, MI (WLNS) – As the torch is lit, and the fire department is in the water, participants are getting ready for the annual Polar Plunge to benefit the Special Olympics in Michigan. 228 more words