2017 RESULTS!

AIR TEMP: 43 degrees
WATER TEMP: Right around freezing with a thin layer of ice!
PLUNGERS: 465
MONEY RAISED FOR SPECIAL OLYMPICS ATHLETES: $112,651 and counting!
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AWARD WINNERS

Individuals:

  • 1st Place: David Hurst, $8,513
  • 2nd Place: Jeff Conderman, $2,790
  • 3rd Place: Chris Barnett, $1,610

Teams:

  • Top Team: Team Supa Dupa, $7,388
  • Top Law Enforcement: St. Charles County PD, $9,580
  • Top School: Fort Zumwalt West Middle School, $10,867

Golden Plunger Awards:

Individuals:

  • Gold: Viking
  • Silver: Blues Brothers
  • Bronze: Elf

Groups:

  • Gold: Blind Mice
  • Silver:  Team Supa Dupa
  • Bronze: Crystal City Sombreros

Law Enforcement

  • Gold: Pepper Spray
  • Silver: Roller Coaster
  • Bronze: Tribute to 2016 Dead Celebrities 


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. Lake Saint Louis PD, O'Fallon PD, St. Charles County PD and Wentzville PD are 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, Lake Saint Louis Polar Plunge, 2945 S Brentwood, St. Louis, MO 63144. Please include your name in the memo line of checks.