Polar Plunge

The Knoxville Polar Plunge is scheduled for Saturday, February 22nd, 2020. Grab some friends and come support Special Olympics Tennessee athletes by jumping into a freezing pool water at the World’s Fair Park!

With a minimum of $75 in donations ($50 for students and children) each plunger receives the official long-sleeved Plunge t-shirt, a complimentary lunch and all bragging rights associated with such a brave endeavor.

To participate:

Step 1. Register online or you can fill out the registration form and mail back to Special Olympics Tennessee!

Step 2. Begin collecting donations to support your plunge. Use the donation form or create a Personal Online Fundraising page. Each plunger must raise a minimum $75 to plunge ($50 for students and children).

Step 3. Bring all collected donations to the Plunge. Online fundriaising totals will be available at registration.

  • Plunge in anything but a wet suit.
  • Costumes are strongly encouraged and awarded!
  • All plungers will sign a waiver of release and plungers under 18 years of age must have a parent or guardian signature.


Jennifer McAfee



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