Awards and prizes

Can you win cool prizes when you participate in the 2021 Virtual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics BC? You'd better believe it! We gave away more than $5,000 worth of prizes to awesome Plungers!

Congratulations to all our winners!

Awards

Our heartfelt thanks to Prizing Sponsor Safeway!

Team awards

Each top fundraiser receives a Polar Plunge merchandise prize pack and $250 Safeway gift card (also good at Thrifty Foods and other Sobeys stores).

Top fundraising SOBC team: Abbotsford Dynamos

Top fundraising corporate team: Dueck Auto Group

Top fundraising law enforcement team: Vancouver Police Department

Top fundraising other team: Team Wolf Tofino

Highest average raised per Plunger: Cold in the Koots
 

Individual awards

Each top fundraiser receives a Polar Plunge merchandise prize pack and $250 Safeway gift card (also good at Thrifty Foods and other Sobeys stores).

Top fundraising student: 17-way tie between members of the Nanaimo U13 Clippers Hockey Team

Top fundraising SOBC athlete: James Clifford

Top fundraising law enforcement member: Brandon Buliziuk

Top other fundraiser: Michael Campbell
 

Prizes

Competitions  

Best Plunge Video – Dave Kruzeniski

Prize: AEE Lyfe Shadow 4K Action Camera with waterproof housing

Thank you to Video Competition Sponsor The Neal Estate Team at RE/MAX Alliance!
 

Best Outfit or Costume – Brian Woodcock and Darlene Perry

Prize: Autographed Alexander Edler Vancouver Canucks jersey

We are grateful to Costume Competition Sponsor Dueck Auto Group!
 

Prize draws

Xbox One draw winner: Clarence Li

Live show quiz winners: Sandra Schuffert and Cory Duhaime

$50 Fundraising Prize Draw: 

  • February 20 – Lindsay Atkinson, Paul Burkart, and Mike Doughty 
  • February 22 – Len MacCharles, Trent Van Helvoirt, and Sheenagh Morrison
  • February 24 – Andy Wang, James McEachern, and Connor Gunn
  • February 27 – Christian Burton, Sheri Lucas, and Krista Doncaster
  • March 2 – Amy Kelly, Michelle Hill, and Ahmed Bouchiba
  • March 4 – Katie Marchbank, Malcolm Gendall, and Brent Dhandwar
  • March 6 – Steven Henkel, Eric Misener, and Hanna Smith
     

Plunge Heroes

  • Mary Boonstra
  • Nicole Braithwaite
  • Brandon Buliziuk
  • Paul Burkart
  • Michael Campbell
  • James Clifford
  • Krista Doncaster
  • Graham Fuller
  • Dan Galano
  • Leah Garrigus
  • Shiraaz Hanif
  • Steven Henkel
  • Michelle Hill
  • Ted Hirst
  • Colten Hollenberg
  • Dan Howe
  • Kerrilee Jones
  • Pam, Greg & Courtney Keith
  • Conor King
  • Vincent Li
  • Clarence Li
  • Sheri Lucas
  • Richard Lucy
  • Len MacCharles
  • Del Manak
  • Bailey McKay
  • Lois McNary
  • Deb Morris
  • Sheenagh Morrison
  • Ellen Paarup
  • Darlene Perry
  • Megan Pollock
  • Carole Rinas
  • Anastasiya Vasylyeva
  • Susan Wang
  • Joanne Wild
  • Grace Wong
  • Colin Yakashiro