JUST WHY DID THESE PEOPLE GET ‘FREEZIN’ FOR A REASON’?

first_imgA Garda dives into the sea for the fundraising Polar Plunge.Close to 100 plucky plunger took to the icy seas at Rathmullan Beachtoday to get ‘Freezin’ for a Reason’ for Special Olympics Ireland.The sport charity’s annual Polar Plunge event at the beach was a greatsuccess with a huge turnout at the scenic beach in spite of the wintryweather.Plungers all raised funds for Special Olympics. The moneywill help continue the charity’s programme of sport and competitionfor athletes with intellectual disabilities. Pupils and teacher from Loreto Community School, Milford doing the Polar Plunge in aaid of Special Olympics Ireland.The festive event was run in association with the Gardai’s Law Enforcement Torch Run, anorganisation that has been in partnership with Special Olympics for many years.Among the many faces who took the plunge were Superintendent David Kelly, Sgt Paul Magee, Olympian Danny McDaid, Councillor James Pat McDaid and super swimmer Anne Marie Ward.Well done to all those who took part for what was a great cause and a wonderful occasion – even it it was ffffffffreezin!Taking the plunge in Rathmullan for Special Olympics Ireland.Josie McGranaghan and Angela McGee in Rathmullan for the Polar Plunge in aid of Special Olympics Ireland.Josie McGranaghan braving the wintery conditions for the Polar Plunge in Rathmullan.Members of An Garda Siochana Freezin’ for a Reason in Rathmullan in aid of Special Olympics Ireland.Braving the winrty conditions for the Polar Plunge are Cllr James Pat McDaid, Sgt Paul McGee and Olympian Danny McDaid.JUST WHY DID THESE PEOPLE GET ‘FREEZIN’ FOR A REASON’? was last modified: December 12th, 2015 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:donegalFReezin for a ReasonGardaiRathmullanlast_img read more