The Polar Plunge is hitting Wellington this August

Join Special Olympics New Zealand, the New Zealand Police and Law Enforcement Torch Run at Freyberg Beach on Saturday 3 August to take the Polar Plunge and help raise funds for Special Olympics athletes and programmes across New Zealand.

Event Details

9am, Saturday 3 August 2024 
Freyberg Beach, Oriental Bay, Wellington 

Registration – 8:30am
Polar Plunge – 9:00am

Entry Donation

$25 per person.
$10 per Special Olympics athlete.

Participants must be aged 12 or over on the day of the Polar Plunge.

Buy a Polar Plunge T-Shirt

*Please note T-Shirts will be distributed at the Polar Plunge

Contact Information  
Andrzej Kowalcczk
Rupert Friend
Mark Harrison
Liz Fitzgerald

Your Incentives

  • All plungers will receive a limited-edition towel on exiting the water
  • Raise $150 and receive a Polar Plunge beanie to keep you warm
  • Hot soup and coffee will be available on the day

Incentives will be distributed at Polar Plunge.

Frequently Asked Questions

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