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Vancouver Island
$25,000 Goal
141% of Goal
$35,169 Raised

Get bold and cold for Special Olympics BC!

You can participate in the coolest event of the year by raising $75 ($50 for students) to support Special Olympics BC's life-changing programs for athletes with intellectual disabilities across the province!

2019 Vancouver Island Polar Plunge

Get freezin' for a reason at the second annual Vancouver Island Polar Plunge for SOBC!
Where: Willows Beach, Oak Bay 
When: February 17, 2019
            10 a.m. Check-in opens, 11 a.m. Plunge!

Incentives and prizes

By taking the Plunge and raising funds for Special Olympics BC, Plungers will get access to commemorative Polar Plunge gear, pre-Plunge festivities, eligibility to win cool prizes, and so much more! See what you can get for raising funds and getting bold and cold for Special Olympics BC.

Check out the 2019 incentives and prizes


Too chicken to get chilly but still want to be part of the fun? You can support the Polar Plunge by volunteering at an event! Send your contact details to Meg Ishida at mishida@specialolympics.bc.ca for more information and volunteer opportunities.

2019 Vancouver Island Polar Plunge Sponsors

We are so grateful to our sponsors for making this fun and frigid event possible!

Top Fundraisers

Del Manak$2,868.75
Dan Galano$2,765.00
Steve Morgan$2,000.00
Michael Dally$1,716.00
Marc Pelletier$1,600.00