Quick Stats

$29,783.50 Raised
216 Participants

2020 Galesburg Polar Plunge - F

Join us on February 23, 2020

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Event Details
Where Lake Storey
Galesburg, IL
Starts 02/23/2020 @ 2:00 PM
Ends 4:00 PM
Check-in Time 12:30 PM to 2:00 PM
Registration Cutoff 02/22/2020 @ 11:45 PM
Donation Cutoff 04/30/2020 @ 11:45 PM
Contact Jennifer Davis
Phone 309-337-9326
Email Address [email protected]

Meet Your Local Plunge Ambassador 

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. 

Take the Plunge 

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!

Plunger Incentive Prizes

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.