TAKE THE PLUNGE TO BENEFIT SPECIAL OLYMPICS!
ANNUAL POLAR PLUNGE & 5k Race
Saturday, February 23, 2013
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
(adjacent to Courtyard by Marriott)
Join us we take a chilly plunge in the Atlantic Ocean to benefit Special Olympics. It is an opportunity for the adventurous and the not so adventurous to have a great time and to support the New Hanover County Special Olympics program.
You can plunge as an individual, with a team or even plunge with your dog!
You can plunge as an individual or as a member of a team.
Proceeds go directly to benefit New Hanover County athletes, providing them with year-round sports training and athletic competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities.
Polar Plunge Schedule of Events
- 9 a.m. 5K Registration/Packet Pickup
- 10 a.m. Run-N-Plunge 5K
- 11a.m.: Gates open Enjoy live music, a silent auction, costume contest, DJ, food, friends, art and more.
- 11:20 a.m. 5K Awards Under Main Tent
- 11a.m. – 2 p.m. Silent auction
- 1:30 p.m.: Costume contest
- 3:00 Line up for the PLUNGE
- AREA 1 SPECIAL Olympian’s & Plungers Under 15
- AREA 2 Plungers 15 and older
- AREA 3 Plungers & Pooches
- 3:05 p.m.: All Plunge
For details on the Polar Plunge visit: www.plungenhc.com or call 341-7855.
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