Locker rooms are available for changing and coffee and hot chocolate will be available for all plungers.
The 2011 plunge will be held Saturday, Jan. 15 at the Jimmy Floyd Family Center, 511 North Castle Heights Ave. Registration begins at 8 a.m. with the plunge to follow at 9.
Anyone with a little guts and a warm heart wanting to support our Wilson County Special Olympic Athletes is welcome to participate. For the more hesitant souls, there will be plenty of room for speculating. Non participant donations are welcome.
Participants can register online at www.specialolympicstn.org. You can get your friends to sponsor you on line through First Giving at www.firstgiving.com/sotn. You can also participate by helping to sponsor the event with cash donations or prizes. Contact Cindy Baker at the Jimmy Floyd Family Center 453-4545 for sponsor information. Paper registration and donation forms can be picked up at the front desk of the JFFC.
The Special Olympic Regional Swim Competition commences immediately after the plunge. Everyone is invited to watch these committed athletes as they go for the gold in the indoor pool. For other Special Olympics competitions, see www.specialolympicstn.org.