2008 Seaside Heights Polar Bear Plunge

Here is a recap of the Polar Plunge

2008 - Saturday, February 23
Weather - overcast with light rain, temperature 39 F
Water temperature - 30 F

Particpants - Close to 3,000 and representing 13 state

Money Raised for the New Jersey Special Olympics - More than $800,000!

Video of the 2008 Seaside Heights' Polar Plunge

Here is some amateur video of the plunge of the 2008 plunge. I wonder if this camera person always takes somewhat unsteady film - or if they were just freezing!