21st Annual Polar Bear Plunge and Arctic Adventure is This Saturday

Jan 04, 2023 at 09:32 pm by WGNS News

MURFREESBORO– The 21st annual Polar Bear Plunge and Arctic Adventure will be held Saturday, January 7 at Boro Beach, the outdoor pool at Sports*Com. “Plungers” are encouraged to raise funds for the event with proceeds benefiting Special Olympics Tennessee athletes in Rutherford County. Outside temperatures are expected to be in the upper 40’s at plunge time.

Activities will begin at 8:30 in the gym at Sports*Com. 

  • 8:30 a.m. Music, inflatables, games, hot chocolate, coffee and donuts 
  • 9:45 a.m. Costume Contest 
  • 10:00 a.m. Walk to the outdoor pool for the jump!

Immediately after the jump, the indoor pool will be open until 11:30 a.m. 

With a minimum of $25 in donations, each plunger receives the official Plunge t-shirt and all bragging rights associated with such a brave endeavor!

Boro Beach and Sports*Com are located at 2310 Memorial Boulevard in Murfreesboro. 

To pre-register, visit MurfreesboroParks.com. For more information, contact Kyle Goss, Aquatics Program Coordinator, at kgoss@murfreesborotn.gov, or 615-895-5040. 

Murfreesboro Parks and Recreation Department is dedicated to providing vibrant public spaces and inclusive programs delivered with visionary leadership and caring staff that engage the individual and strengthen the quality of life of our community.


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