Clayton's Presents: "Freezin' for a Reason" Polar Plunge – Supporting Special Olympics Texas

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Law Enforcement Torch Run® officers from the Rio Grande Valley Area are pleased to welcome you to the 2015 Polar Plunge. Thank you for being brrrrave enough to participate in the Polar Plunge! This “unbearable” event is a unique opportunity for individuals, businesses and organizations to support Special Olympics Texas athletes by plunging into the water. Participants must raise a minimum of $60 in donations from friends, family and co-workers in exchange for taking a plunge. All money raised will be used to provide year-round sports training and competitions for over 4,400 athletes in the Rio Grande area. Join a team, start a team or register as an individual to help support Special Olympics Texas. Once registered, you will be able to create your own fundraising page to recruit family and friends to support your efforts. We encourage you to support your favorite Law Enforcement Torch Run agency by joining their team!.

Polar Plunge South Padre Island

Plunge Details

Fundraising Goal:
$60 for over 18
$30 under 18
Registration: 11:00 a.m.
Plunge: Noon

Fundraising Incentives

What fun would jumping in frigid waters be without a little incentive and awards to help motivate you?

$30 Youth (under 18) Entry fee and long sleeve t-shirt
$60 Adult Entry and long sleeve t-shirt
$150 Baseball cap and long sleeve t-shirt
$400 Beach towel, baseball cap and long sleeve t-shirt
$800 Duffel bag, beach towel, baseball cap and long sleeve t-shirt

Levels to Plunge minimum and Commemorative Incentives

Costume Contest

Get creative with your individual or team costume! Judges will be watching during the event for the best costume. The winner will be announced after the plunge. Please keep costumes family-friendly or you may be asked to leave. No wet suits allowed. You may change into your costume at the event, but since the changing area may be crowded, we encourage you to come early or already dressed.

Special Awards

  • Individual Raising the Most Money
  • Team Raising the Most Money
  • Best Costume

For more information, please contact Gloria Cruz or Lauro Garza at (956) 630-3434