Sky has been in Special Olympics for 14 years! His favorite sport is softball with golf coming in as a close second. He participates in numerous sports including; snowshowing, volleyball, bowling, basketball and track and field. Sky also participates in all three Region F Polar Plunges. He volunteers alongside local law enforcement at the LETR annual Torch Run and Dunkin' Cop on a Rooftop events. When Sky is not competiting, he enjoys working at McDonald's and working on puzzles.
The Polar Plunge, presented by Law Enforcement Torch Run and GEICO, is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics athletes by taking a flying leap – a leap into the frigid waters of Lake Storey. Participants must raise $100 in donations from friends, family and co-workers in exchange for jumping into the icy waters.
Plunge Time Information
The plunge will take place 02/23/2020 at Lake Storey located at 1572 Machen Drive in Galesburg. Plunger registration will begin at 12:30 pm with the Plunge itself taking place at 2:00 pm.
Information coming soon!
Plungers will receive incentive prizes based on the amount of money they raise. By raising the minimum of $100, you’ll receive an official Plunge hooded sweatshirt. Sweatshirts will be available on a first come, first serve basis the day of the plunge. All individuals who do not receive a sweatshirt the day of the event will have one mailed to them in April. Other prizes are awarded at the $250, $500 and $1,000 levels. An email with a redemption code will be sent to all eligible Plungers in early April.
For additional information visit our main plunge site at www.plungeillinois.com.