Topeka Plunge

presented by the Topeka Police Department, Shawnee County Sheriff Office, Kansas Wildlife and Parks Department, and Kansas Adjunct General’s Office,  participating agencies in the Kansas Law Enforcement Torch Run benefiting Special Olympics Kansas


Thank you to our Prime Media Sponsor for the Topeka Polar Plunge – Cumulus Radio!

Saturday, February 2, 2019


Lake Shawnee
3300 SE Croco Road
Topeka, KS 66605

Organizer Contacts 
Luke Schulte –
Kristi Powell –

Event Schedule
9:30 – 10:45 a.m.  Polar Strut Check-in / Registration
9:30 – 11:00 a.m.  Polar Plunge Check-in / Registration
11:00 a.m.  Polar Strut
11:15 – 11:45 a.m.  Costume Contest
Noon  Plunge begins!

Don’t forget – all plungers must wear swimsuits under costumes!

Best Costume – Individual and Group
Top Fundraising – Individual and Group

Fundraising Details
To take part in the Polar Strut you must raise (or pay) a minimum of $30 for entry.
Entry for the Polar Plunge is $75.
Of course we would love for you to raise as much money as possible for Special Olympics Kansas athletes! Every dollar you earn helps to keep more than 4,000 Kansas athletes with intellectual disabilities on the playing field throughout the year!

When you register for the Strut or Plunge online you can create your own fundraising webpage to share with friends and family through email and on social media!

Official Kansas Polar Plunge Swag Station
Raise more for Kansas athletes and earn more swag for yourself!
Click HERE for more information!

Register Now HERE

Early packet pick-up
Friday, February 1, 2019
4:30 – 7 p.m.
Gary Gribbles
2130 SW Wanamaker Road

Day-of Registration and packet pick-up
Lake Shawnee Event Center located at Plunge site

Event Activities
Polar Strut: 1-mile and 5K options
Polar Plunge

Thank you to our 2019 Platinum Partners!

Thank you to our 2019 Gold Partners!

Thank you to our 2019 Silver Partners!


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2019 Goal