Polar Plunge

CHICAGO, IL - MARCH 01: Vince Vaughn participates in the Chicago Polar Plunge 2015 at North Avenue Beach on March 1, 2015 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images)

Lady Gaga, Vince Vaughn Take Charity Polar Plunge In Chicago [VIDEO]

Lady Gaga and Vince Vaughn plunged into the icy waters of Chicago’s Lake Michigan at a fundraiser for the Special Olympics.

97.1 The Ticket–03/02/2015

Some of the brave folks taking the Polar Plunge. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Hundreds Take Polar Plunge To Benefit Special Olympics – Michigan

Looking brave and (mostly) fearless, hundreds took a quick dip in some pretty chilly water, all in the name of a good cause.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/15/2014

Polar Plunge

Ready For The Polar Plunge?

The 2013 Polar Plunge to raise money for Special Olympics Michigan happens Saturday, Feb. 16, at Milliken State Park on the Detroit waterfront.

CBS Detroit–01/18/2013

Polar Plunge

Polar Plunge To Be Held at Michigan Stadium

The University of Michigan Athletic Department announced they’re holding a Polar Plunge February 23 at Michigan Stadium in Ann Arbor as a fundraiser for Special Olympics of Michigan.

CBS Detroit–11/30/2012

Lt. Gov. Brian Calley takes the Pplar Plunge (Credit: Gov. Office)

Not Cold Enough, Ice Added To Polar Plunge

Lt. Governor Brian Calley took a cannonball jump into the chilly waters to help raise money for Special Olympics.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/24/2012

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Special Olympics Looking For People To Take The ‘Polar Plunge’

Special Olympics-Michigan is looking for people willing to jump into the Detroit River in February as part of the largest “Polar Plunge” in the state.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/13/2012


Riger And Theron Make The Plunge

On Saturday February 19th, Jeff Riger and Stoney and Bill producer Theron participated in the Polar Plunge. The weather was a balmy 32 degrees.

97.1 The Ticket–02/22/2011


Polar Plunge

The annual Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) Polar Plunge series, known for its zany costumes and courageous participants, will be held on February 19, 2011 at the Renaissance Center and Milliken State Park. After raising […]

97.1 The Ticket–02/17/2011


Jeff Riger Talks With Jack Riley And Athlete Megan Of The Special Olympics

The Polar Plunge is fast approaching on Saturday February 19th at 10am. Our own Jeff Riger will be making the big jump for a great cause. Take a listen to the podcast below where Jeff […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/25/2011


Polar Plunge: Detroit

The annual Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR) Polar Plunge series is known for its zany costumes and courageous participants. After raising funds, these participants dress up in costume and prepare to plunge, ready to jump […]

97.1 The Ticket–01/04/2011