Polar Plunge

Thomas O'Neil-White

This weekend Woodlawn Beach in Hamburg is hosting the 13th annual Polar Plunge, an event that raises money for local Special Olympic athletes.

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It’s that time for people to brave the elements and jump into frigid lake water.

Polar plunge almost canceled due to November storm

Dec 6, 2014
Ashley Hirtzel / WBFO

The November storm snow almost put a monkey-wrench into the 2014 Polar Plunge Saturday. Mountains of leaves and sticks coated Woodlawn Beach after the storm.