GREENVILLE Co., S.C. (WSPA) — The Paris Mountain Polar Plunge is set for Saturday.
Organizers say the event supported by the S.C. Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics benefits more than 24,800 Special Olympics athletes in South Carolina.
Registration is at 10 a.m. Costumes will be awarded at 11 a.m. and the Plunge is at 11:30 a.m.
“The South Carolina Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics (SCLETR) conducts year-round fundraising and public awareness events in support of Special Olympics South Carolina. Officers involved in the SCLETR serve as guardians of the “Flame of Hope” and dedicate themselves to the purpose of supporting the 24,800 Special Olympics athletes in South Carolina,” according to a news release from Special Olympics South Carolina.