MENU
component-ddb-728x90-v1-01-desktop

Twin Sault's Polar Plunge raises more than $15,000 for Special Olympics

Wonder Woman takes a plunge into the cold, frigid water during the Twin Sault's Polar Plunge. (Photo Courtesy: Heather Fox)

CHIPPEWA COUNTY, Mich., (WPBN/WGTU) -- Dozens gathered for the 8th Annual Twin Sault's Polar Plunge over the weekend.

It was held Saturday, March 10 at the Elks Lodge in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan.

Participants from both Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan and Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario joined forces during the event to raise money for the Special Olympics.

About 38 plungers took part from the Michigan side and raised more than $14,000 and about 20 plungers took part from the Canadian side and raised more than $1,200.

The Twin Sault's Polar Plunge is just one of 28 polar plunges held across the state to raise money for the Special Olympics.

So far, the polar plunge series has raised $1.1 million statewide.

There are only two polar plunges left for this series!

Manistee will be holding one at the Little River Casino Resort on Saturday, March 17 and Marquette will be holding one on Sunday, March 18 at the Marquette Mountain Ski Hill.





close video ad
Unmutetoggle ad audio on off

Trending