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3rd Annual Oswego Polar Plunge for Special Olympics Mar 28

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Freezin' for a Reason! 3rd Annual Oswego Polar Plunge for Special Olympics New York and will take an icy dip into Ontario Lake on Saturday, March 28, 2015 in support of local Special Olympics athletes.

Over 300 participants are expected to take the Oswego Polar Plunge including teams already registered; Plumbers &Steamfitters Local 73, Oswego City Pol"ice", Alpha Epsilon Pi, Arc of Oswego County, Zeta Beta Tau Fraternity, Psi, Phi Gamma, Beardsley Architects & Engineers, Port City Roller Derby, Alpha Phi Omega and Green's Ale House. Registration can be completed online at Participants raising $100+ will receive a FREE official Polar Plunge sweatshirt.

Oswego Polar Plunge at Wright's Landing, 21 Lake Street, Oswego
Saturday, March 28th // Registration & Check-In 11:00 AM – 12:30 PM, Plunge at 1:00 PM

Chicken BBQ at Gibby's Irish Pub, West 2nd Street & Lake Street, Oswego
Saturday, March 28th // 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM
Chicken BBQ tickets are available for purchase at Gibby's Irish Pub, iHeartOswego, Studio C Dance Academy and Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 73.

Ice Breaker Pre-Plunge Party at Gibby's Irish Pub, West 2nd Street & Lake Street, Oswego
Friday, March 27th // 8:00PM – Midnight (ages 21+)
Oswego Polar Plunge registration & check-in, live music by Dave Hawthorn, raffles, drink specials

Special Olympics is the largest amateur sports organization in the world. With 64,659 athletes, Special Olympics New York is the largest chapter in North America and the 6th largest chapter in the world. Special Olympics New York athletes train and compete year-round in 22 sports, the Young Athletes Program and the Motor Activities Training Program – at no cost to the athlete, their families or their caregivers. For more information visit

For information on taking part in the Oswego Polar Plunge, please contact Cassandra Rucker at Special Olympics New York [email protected] More information can also be found on our Facebook page at

Polar Plunge®, Polar Bear Plunge® and Freezin' for a Reason® are all registered trademarks of Special Olympics.

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