Support Special Olympics Colorado, take the Polar Plunge

Rapids staff and fans will jump into the freezing Aurora Reservoir on Feb. 23 for charity

The Colorado Rapids are proud to once again be participating as a team partner in the 2013 Special Olympics Colorado Polar Plunge!

The front office staff jumped in last February, and this year they are inviting fans of the club join the Rapids Polar Plunge team in hopping into the frigid waters of the Aurora Reservoir on Feb. 23, 2013 to raise money for Special Olympics Colorado.

All fans, friends, family, etc. are encouraged to register and participate under the Colorado Rapids team and help reach the goal of raising $3000 as OneClub.

CLICK HERE to join the Rapids Polar Plunge team

There is no minimum fundraising requirement to participate, however donations are greatly appreciated. The first 20 participants to sign up and reach the $100 fundraising mark will receive a $50 gift certificate to Dick’s Sporting Goods. At the $500 level, fans will receive a piece of Rapids outerwear. For additional incentives, please see the Dick’s Sporting Goods Incentive Program.

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After you register, you will be taken to your personal webpage where you can send emails to family and friends to ask for online donations, monitor your progress towards your goal and view the progress of the whole Colorado Rapids Team!

Spread the word by letting family and friends know that you will be Plunging to impact the lives of over 12,000 Special Olympics Colorado athletes. Ask them to join the Colorado Rapids Team or to pledge money towards your goal.

Visit the Special Olympics Colorado Facebook page and follow on Twitter to stay updated.