Plunge Schedule Updated

Participants commit to raising $50 to Plunge or Run/Walk.

You will earn the commemorative 2024 Polar Plunge t-shirt by fundraising $50 to support the athletes of Special Olympics Oregon.

What to bring:

  • Towel
  • Warm clothes for post-Plunge
  • Water shoes to Plunge in
  • Any cash or check donations to turn in - fundraising minimum $50 to participate
  • Please leave valuables at home - there is no bag check or storage at the Plunge site

Salem

Saturday, February 3, 2024

3376 Country Club Drive South
Salem, OR 97302

9:30 am - Registration opens
10:00 am - Polar 5K Fun Run Starts
10:45 am - Costume Contest
11:00 am - Polar Plunge starts

$74,522
OF OUR $87,500 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $2,498
500%
 $1,346
135%

Top Teams


Eugene

Saturday, Saturday, February 10, 2024

Maurie Jacobs Park (near River Wood Park)
Fir Ln, Eugene, OR 97404

9:00 am - Registration Opens
9:30 am - Polar 5K Timed Run Starts
10:45 am - Costume Contest Begins
11:00 am - Polar Plunge Begins

$71,258
OF OUR $72,500 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $4,874
487%
 $3,312
110%
 $2,310
462%

Top Teams


 $5,611
281%

Corvallis

Saturday, February 17, 2024

Crystal Lake Sports Fields/Willamette Boat Landing
100 SE Fischer Ln, Corvallis, OR 97333

10:00 am - Registration opens
10:45 am - Costume Contest
11:00 am - Polar Plunge starts

$73,756
OF OUR $90,000 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $7,256
1451%
 $2,140
43%

Top Teams


Super Plunge

Friday, February 23, 2024

Willamette Park
6500 S Macadam Ave,
Portland, OR 97219

$105,717
OF OUR $205,000 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $18,113
121%
 $7,814
156%
 $7,200
144%

Top Teams


 $26,262
175%

Executive Plunge

Executive Plunge

Saturday, February 24, 2024

Willamette Park
6500 S Macadam Ave,
Portland, OR 97219

Registration for the Executive Plunge is not available online - please contact Tony Staser at tstaser@soor.org for more info.

Portland 

Saturday, February 24, 2024

Willamette Park
6500 S Macadam Ave,
Portland, OR 97219

9:00 am - Registration Opens
10:00 am - Polar 5K Fun Run Starts
10:30 am -  Costume Contest presented by Spirit Mountain Casino starts
11:00 am - Polar Plunge Begins

We are happy to have Human Access Project as a Rose City Plunge partner. HAP's mission is Transforming Portland's Relationship with the Willamette River.

For information on Willamette River clean up and water quality check out: https://humanaccessproject.com/work/hap_work

$186,561
OF OUR $250,000 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $5,045
168%
 $4,413
883%
 $4,195
120%

Top Teams


 $11,749
59%
 $10,244
2049%
 $8,986
300%

Medford

Southern Oregon
Saturday, March 2, 2024

2660 Hillcrest Rd
Medford, OR 97504

9:00 am - Registration Opens
11:00 am - Polar Plunge Begins

Join our other events!

Dunk-A-Cop
Team Fundraiser for Eagle Point Police
Saturday, February 17th | 11am-2pm
North Medford Walmart/ Hwy 62
3615 Crater Lake Hwy, Medford
Soak-A-Sheriff
Team Fundraiser for JCSO Plunge Team
February 24th | 10am-Noon
Jackson County Sheriff's Office
5179 Crater Lake Highway, Central Point
For more info, contact Kim Andresen at soplunge@soor.org

$88,391
OF OUR $75,000 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $4,329
866%
 $2,641
528%

Top Teams


 $10,675
142%
 $4,761
476%

Bend 

Central Oregon
Saturday, March 2, 2024

Riverbend Park, Bend
799 SW Columbia St, Bend, OR 97702

9:00 am: Registration opens for the 5k
9:30 am: Registration opens for the Plunge and Vendor Booths Open
10:00 am: Polar 5K Fun Run Starts
10:45 am: Costume Contest and Opening Ceremonies
11:00 am: Plunge Starts

$73,246
OF OUR $70,000 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $3,909
156%
 $2,414
483%
 $1,225
245%

Top Teams


 $7,763
155%
 $5,623
562%

Plunge at Home

Before March 2, 2024

Anywhere

$74,522
OF OUR $87,500 GOAL

Top Individuals


 $5,071
1014%
 $4,115
206%
 $2,964
296%

Top Teams


Top 100 Fundraisers Across the State


1.

Gids

 $18,113
2.

Heather M

 $7,814
3.

Mike Weaver

 $7,256
4.

Hilary Kissell

 $7,200
5.

Taylor Drake

 $6,579
6.

Beth Davis

 $5,402
7.

Johnny Lempea

 $5,071
8.

Alicia Sachtler

 $5,046
9.

Mark Hanken

 $5,045
10.

Jude Hubber

 $5,000
11.

Mr. Buffo

 $4,874
12.

Olivia Goff

 $4,413
13.

Troy Kloke

 $4,329
14.

Linda Peck Athens

 $4,195
15.

Brittney Clarke

 $4,115
16.

Dillon Vibes

 $4,022
17.

Kecia Weaver

 $3,909
18.

Sam Wellman

 $3,763
19.

Christopher Burns

 $3,690
20.

Amy Y.

 $3,611
21.

Aaron Clark

 $3,458
22.

Marc Slagle - EPPD SRO

 $3,387
23.

Roger Thompson

 $3,312
24.

Dominic Adams

 $3,270
25.

Ashley Herberholz

 $3,240
26.

Evan Parcher

 $3,169
27.

Steve Carter

 $3,152
28.

Nick Dazer

 $3,095
29.

Rachel Parsons

 $3,070
30.

Bjorn King

 $3,012
31.

Darrell Owens

 $3,002
32.

Josh Bunnell

 $2,964
33.

henry gay

 $2,823
34.

Jerry Allen

 $2,765
35.

Jack Kain

 $2,748
36.

JIM HAMILTON

 $2,641
37.

Jeff Cuiper

 $2,498
38.

Sherri Hermens

 $2,414
39.

Brandon Handsaker

 $2,377
40.

Andrew Shearer

 $2,310
41.

Hunter Klug

 $2,221
42.

Gab’s Polar Plunge

 $2,159
43.

Timothy O'Donnell

 $2,158
44.

Trevor Knapp

 $2,140
45.

Jordan Lindahl

 $2,136
46.

Holden McHaney

 $1,916
47.

Ryan Gosse

 $1,908
48.

Michael Degler

 $1,905
49.

Caleb ingebretsen

 $1,840
50.

South High Admin Team

 $1,702
51.

Ben Fields

 $1,633
52.

Blake Chick & Friends

 $1,627
53.

Britt Oase

 $1,616
54.

Leland Gilbert

 $1,570
55.

Cole Peterman

 $1,541
56.

David abrahamson

 $1,528
57.

Elijah English

 $1,517
58.

Hannah Forney

 $1,369
59.

Juan Maldonado

 $1,359
60.

Joe Schaecher

 $1,349
61.

Matthew Miller

 $1,346
62.

Jenny Smith

 $1,303
63.

James Meckoll

 $1,303
64.

Denise Harris-Yucker

 $1,299
65.

Sam Irsik

 $1,279
66.

Juan Maldonado

 $1,233
67.

Jim Fister

 $1,225
68.

Doni Hamilton

 $1,214
69.

Les Ishikawa

 $1,211
70.

Cindy Miguel

 $1,195
71.

Pete Koss

 $1,184
72.

Aimee Rooney

 $1,183
73.

Tyler Buchholz

 $1,136
74.

Imelda Madrigal

 $1,133
75.

Anjelica Gonzalez

 $1,133
76.

Doug Muller

 $1,129
77.

Marybeth Cree

 $1,113
78.

Malory Turner

 $1,106
79.

John Lohrfink

 $1,106
80.

Robert Garcia

 $1,098
81.

Michellee Grogan

 $1,085
82.

Maggie Mersmann

 $1,084
83.

Austin Winslow

 $1,083
84.

Kathy Hinz

 $1,079
85.

Analynn Romero

 $1,076
86.

Ms. Lydia

 $1,059
87.

Walker Hill

 $1,054
88.

Justin Bolger

 $1,051
89.

Kevin Gamble

 $1,051
90.

Daniel Koberstein

 $1,036
91.

Kelsey Glazier

 $1,026
92.

Laura Heller

 $1,025
93.

Pete O'Farrell

 $1,024
94.

jacob McCarr

 $1,003
95.

Cynthia Danford

 $1,000
96.

Mitch Mason

 $1,000
97.

Jayde King

 $973
98.

Kenzington Campbell

 $969
99.

Sean Morris

 $949
100.

Lisa Pfaller

 $947

Special Olympics Oregon

Your Plunge Safety is Our Priority

We are committed to doing our best to create a fun and safe experience for all our Plungers. Keep up to date on our COVID protocols here and be sure to read our COVID screening guidelines before you Plunge and sign our COVID waiver.

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