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Are you brrr-ave enough? Polar Plunge at Aquatica raises money for Special Olympics

ORANGE COUNTY, Fla. — Special Olympics Florida wants you to get freezin’ for a reason.

Aquatica is hosting the annual Polar Plunge to raise money for Special Olympics Florida on Saturday, Feb. 12.


Registration starts at 8:30 a.m. and the plunge into the chilly water happens at 10 a.m.

Organizers said proceeds help Special Olympics Florida provide year-round training and services for 60,000-plus athletes with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

READ: Disney Live Entertainment to produce opening ceremony for Special Olympics USA Games in Orlando

For those not brr-ave enough to take the plunge, donations can also be made to the cause.

Click here for more information on how to register or donate.

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Sarah Wilson

Sarah Wilson,

Sarah Wilson joined WFTV Channel 9 in 2018 as a digital producer after working as an award-winning newspaper reporter for nearly a decade in various communities across Central Florida.

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