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Greater Cincinnati Polar Plunge

2024 Greater Cincinnati Polar Plunge
January 27, 2024


The Banks
Cincinnati, OH

Raise at least $75 to Plunge, $50 for Junior Plungers.

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See Photos from the 2023 Greater Cincinnati Plunge


Polar Plunge participant in a yellow jumpsuit does a toe touch high above the pool. His long hair trails behind him.Go for the Cold! Join us for the Polar Plunge for Special Olympics.
Raise a minimum of $75 (or $50 for Polar Bears 16 and under) and take a chilly winter dip. Prizes for the top individual fundraiser and for the top fundraising teams in corporate/civic, school and law enforcement divisions. There are also prizes for the best individual and group costumes.

Can’t plunge, but still want to support Special Olympics? No problem. Register as a Personal Plunger. You still get a Polar Plunge shirt and are eligible for all other fundraising awards.

Either way, you’ll get The Chill of a Lifetime!


Four Polar Plunge participants in white Elvis Presley jumpsuits about to hit the water in various Elvis poses.For more information or for sponsorship details, contact Mallory Jent at 502-695-8222 or by e-mail at [email protected].

2023 Polar Plunge Award Winners

Top Fundraiser — Mike Dressell, Chill from the Hill; $4,712
2nd Leading Fundraiser — Debbie Ogden, Northern Kentucky Dolphins; $3,398
3rd Leading Fundraiser — Marc Oligee, Northern Kentucky Dolphins; $2,534
Top Special Olympics Athlete Fundraiser — Arielle Bachrach, Hamilton County Freeze Cats; $2,671

Polar Cup Corporate/Community Division — Hamilton County Freeze Cats, $17,291
Polar Cup School Division — Milford Birds of a Feather, $10,510
Polar Cup Law Enforcement/Public Service Division — Chill From The Hill-Indian Hill Police/Public Service, $6,890

Best Group Costume — Terracon, Despicable Me
Best Individual Costume — Bengals Catwoman

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