Chill Out: Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Washington on Saturday

The plunge this year is at a new location, Columbia Point Marina Park in Richland.

RICHLAND, Wash. – Hundreds of people will be freezin' for a reason this Saturday, as they jump into the ice-cold Columbia River for a special cause.

Local law enforcement are hosting the polar plunge event on Saturday.

They invite anyone with a little courage, a warm heart, and a desire to help to come jump with them.

They need your help to raise money for 30 Tri-Cities Special Olympic athletes to participate in the USA games in Seattle this year.

Money raised will help fund travel, equipment, and allow the athletes to compete in different sports.

Special Olympics Washington Polar Plunge Tri-Cities:

When: Saturday, January 20, 2018

  • Registration opens at 9:00 a.m.
  • Presentation and Awards at 11:15 a.m.
  • Plunge at 12:00 p.m.

Where: Columbia Point Marina Park Boat Launch, Richland

Who: Anyone that wants to support Special Olympics athletes in the Tri-Cities, and local law enforcement from Hanford Patrol, Pasco Police Department, Richland Police Department and Columbia Basin Dive Rescue

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