THANK YOU PLUNGERS!!!
On Saturday, December 14, 2013 nearly 2,000 people participated in the fourth Pittsburgh Polar Plunge, hosted by local law enforcement to benefit Special Olympics PA. This year's Plunge raised over $430,000, and more than $1 million since its inception just four years ago.
2013 Battle of the Badge Winners:
1st Place - Pittsburgh Police, Zone 6 Polar Police - $58,605.56
2nd place – Port Authority Police, $35,804.80
3rd place – Gepperts Guardians, $20,085.00
4th Southern Command, $19,771.13
1st Place: Scott Schubert, $30,000
2nd Place: Kelly Kumanchik, $24,435
3rd Place: Shawn Malloy $8,050
Corporate Team Challenge:
1st Team Heinz Field: $9,650
2nd Lanxess: $9,580
3rd Aerotek: $5,040
Cool Schools Challenge:
1st Blackhawk Pride: $4901
2nd Alpha Sigma Alpha Cal U $1460
3rd Sig Tau Duquesne University $945.00
View 2013 Pittsburgh Polar Plunge Team & Event Photos!
9:00am - 2pm
$50 minimum donation
Free to spectators
Free parking – Gold Lot 1
Purchase your Terrible Towel
beach towel today for only $25. This one of a kind, limited edition beach towel features the Pittsburgh Polar Plunge and Law Enforcement Torch Run for Pennsylvania event logos. Towels may be picked up on Saturday, December 1st between 11am -3pm or Sunday, December 2nd between 9am – 1pm in the Pittsburgh Plunge registration tent located at Heinz Field.
Shipping may be arranged with an additional fee. Orders must be placed by Friday, November 30th to ensure shipment on Tuesday, December 4th. Please contact Carrie Hucker,
for questions or to arrange shippi
Those who are too afraid to Plunge can still support Special Olympics PA by registering under "Too Chicken To Plunge"! For a $50 minimum donation, individuals can support their friends, family members and co-workers who are plunging and get their very own "Too Chicken To Plunge" long sleeved t-shirt. Individuals can join a team, start their own team, or be "Too Chicken" alone.