Polar Plunge

We’re counting down the days until the chilly plunge we’ve all been waiting for! Don’t forget about our three Polar Plunge events coming up:

IMG_4230February 18: Gonzales @ Cabelas 
March 11: Shreveport @ East Ridge Country Club
March 18: Mandeville @ Fontainebleau State Park

Polar Plunge helps raise funds and awareness for our athletes. It is one of our largest fundraisers this year. Why not become apart of something that will create fun-filled memories and leave you feeling “cool”?

If you’re too chicken to plunge, you can donate and/or become a sponsor the events.

Click here for our Polar Plunge video 

Click below to register now to take the plunge!

February 18th- Gonzales 
March 11th- Shreveport 
March 18th- Mandeville 

2015 Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge is right around the corner!  We will host two (2) this year, the first will be in Gonzales, LA on February 28th and the other will take place in Shreveport, LA on March 14th.Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge is one of our largest fundraisers. With the help of our Law Enforcement Torch Run comrades this event is attracting hundreds of people to an otherwise deserted waterhole in the winter.

Check out more info here!

Freezin’ For A Reason

The third and final Polar Plunge of the year will take place this Saturday, February 22nd in Gonzales, LA at Cabela’s (2200 W. Cabela’s Pkwy, Gonzales, LA 70737).  There are more than 100 people who have already signed up to plunge on Saturday including a few of our Special Olympics Louisiana Athletes!  If you are interested in plunging, it is not to late… Click here to register!  Once you do, head over to our Facebook page and tell us why you will be Freezin’ For A Reason!Final Polar Plunge 2014 Baton Rouge Flier Eventbrite

Thank you to all who have registered to plunge and to our generous Sponsors!  We look forward to seeing you all this weekend at Polar Plunge!

Don’t be caught Freezin’ without a Reason

Are you freezing? Wouldn’t you rather be Freezin’ for a Reason? We can help! Make the reason Special Olympics Louisiana. Our annual Freezin’ for a Reason Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunge (R) for Special Olympics Louisiana is this month! We will have three location for you to choose from: February 8th in Shreveport, February 15th in Lake Charles and February 22nd in Gonzales. Check out our youtube video with all the information you need to know about the Polar Plunge!

Freezin for a Reason

2014PolarPlunge Logo+ElementsThe 2014 Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Plunges for Special Olympics Louisiana are just around the corner…with the theme Freezin for a Reason, this is sure to be the most Freezin’ Polar Plunge yet!

Pick a location to see more information:

February 8th – Shreveport, Louisiana

February 15th – Lake Charles, Louisiana

February 22nd – Gonzales, Louisiana

Don’t want to plunge? Volunteer!

Freezin’ for a Reason was Pleasin’

polar plungeThe 2013 Polar Plunges, “Freezin’ for a Reason” was a great time! All together we had three plunge locations: Baton Rouge/Gonzales, Bossier/Shreveport and Lake Charles, LA. We had over 200 participants take the leap into icy waters for Special Olympics Louisiana. It was perfect weather for the event with temperatures dipping down into the 30s. Overall over $55,000 was made for Special Olympics Louisiana! Thank you to everyone who participated and attended the event. A BIG THANK YOU to our Sponsors & Partners!

Shiver Sponsor: 
Arctic Sponsor: Yokem Toyota
Freezin’ Sponsors: New Covenant Realty, Sheriff Tony Mancuso, Calcasieu Parish, & McDonald’s of Southwest Louisiana

Media Partners:      

Stay tuned for next year’s plunge date! In the meantime View the event pictures.