2017 RESULTS!

AIR TEMP: 41 degrees
WATER TEMP: 42 degrees
PLUNGERS: 199
MONEY RAISED FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS ATHLETES: $47,000 and counting!
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FUNDRAISING WINNERS

  • Top Individuals: Shannon Aldridge, $2,100
  • Top School Team (K-12): Delta High School, $5,124
  • Top School Team (College): Alpha Xi Delta, $835
  • Top Law Enforcement Team: Cape Girardeau PD, $1,245
  • Top Recruiter: John Weber

GOLDEN PLUNGER AWARDS

Individuals:

  • Gold: Emily Mouser
  • Silver: Daniel Fultz
  • Bronze: Moochie Riggin

Groups:

  • Gold: Lisa's Ice Warriors
  • Silver: Cape PD Wrestlers
  • Bronze: Delta Bobcats, American Heroes  


PHOTOGRAPHIC EVIDENCE: Visit our Flickr for downloadable event photos and YouTube for the video of the Plunge!

 

This "unbearable" event is a unique opportunity to show your bravery as you support local Special Olympics athletes by plunging into the frigid winter waters. Proceeds benefit Special Olympics Missouri. SOMO exists to provide year-round sports and training opportunities for individuals with intellectual disabilities and our athletes need you to get involved. Become a coach, volunteer, recruit a future athlete and learn how you can make a difference!

Participants must be at least 10 years old and raise a minimum of $75 by event day. The Polar Plunge is a project of the Law Enforcement Torch Run(R) for Special Olympics Missouri. Cape Girardeau PD is proud to host this event.

Please remember this is a family friendly event! All costumes/team names must be courteous and appropriate for everyone.

You may mail offline donations to: Special Olympics Missouri - Cape Girardeau, 1625 N Kingshighway, Cape Girardeau, MO 63701. Please include your name in the memo line of checks.