2017 Polar Plunge and Donut Dash 5K

Date: 2/25/2017
Time: 8:00 AM

Champaign County Forest Preserve District
109 S. Lake of the Woods Rd.
P.O. Box 1040
Mahomet, IL 61853


Phone:
217-355-1750


Event Description:
The Polar Plunge and Donut Dash 5K is a unique opportunity to support Special Olympics Illinois athletes by taking a dip into Illinois’ frigid winter waters or run/walk a 5K with the option of eating donuts along the route!

The concept is simple: participants raise a minimum of $100 in donations in exchange for jumping into Illinois’ icy winter waters! Besides bragging rights, all plungers will receive an official Polar Plunge hooded sweatshirt and entrance into a Post-Plunge party. Additional incentive prizes are provided to those who raise $250, $500, or $1000+ for the athletes of Special Olympics Illinois!

For the Donut Dash you pay a fee of $30 by Feb. 10th and receive the official Dash shirt and goody bag. Day of registration is $35 and shirts will be limited.

All proceeds collected by plungers benefit the more than 22,000 traditional athletes and 20,000 Young Athletes of Special Olympics Illinois.

Directions:
Lake of the Woods Pavilion and Beach in Mahomet, IL. Take Interstate 74 to Prairie View Road exit in Mahomet. Go north to four-way stop. Turn left onto Tin Cup Road and watch for signs to entrance at the intersection of Tin Cup and Lake of the Woods road.


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