Ring in the New Year with a frosty dip into freezing cold water in support of Special Olympics Texas. SOTX - San Antonio area presents its annual Polar Plunge at Aquatica, SeaWorld's Waterpark on January 5, and you're invited. Participants must raise a minimum of $100 to plunge for proceeds. The cost includes a 2-day SeaWorld ticket, a meal voucher and more! Registrants may also sign up at the $150, $300 or $600 level for many other incentives, including 2013 SeaWorld/Aquatica Fun Cards.

Registration is at 9:00 a.m. and the first jittery jump into the massive wave pool is at 10:00 a.m. The event will wrap with an awards ceremony for best costume, most money raised by a team and most money raised by an individual.  For more details, click here or contact Anna Twitty (atwitty@sotx.org) at 210.530.9898.

About the Law Enforcement Torch Run (LETR)

The Law Enforcement Torch Run is Special Olympics' largest grass-roots fundraiser and public awareness vehicle.  In Texas, the Law Enforcement Torch Run began in 1985 and had grown to become one of the largest in the nation.  In the last decade, Torch Run has contributed over $11 million through the dedication of thousands of law enforcement personnel fundraising on behalf of SOTX.  The support provided by this dedicated group has contributed greatly to programs in local communities, which involve close to 44,000 athletes with intellectual disabilities throughout the state.

About Special Olympics Texas
Special Olympics Texas (SOTX) is a privately funded non-profit organization that changes lives through the power of sport by encouraging and empowering people with intellectual disabilities, promoting acceptance for all, and fostering communities of understanding and respect.  SOTX provides continuing opportunities for more than 44,000 children and adults with intellectual disabilities throughout the Lone Star State to realize their potential, develop physical fitness, demonstrate courage and experience joy and friendship.  To learn more, visit www.specialolympicstexas.org or call 800.876.5646.  Engage with us on: Twitter @SOTexas; fb.com/SpecialOlympicsTX; youtube.com/specialolympicstexas.

Coca-Cola Refreshments, Food Town, H-E-B Tournament of Champions
Charitable Trust and the Law Enforcement Torch Run

Ramonica Jones
Public Relations Coordinator
Special Olympics Texas