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In 2013, 4-year-old Ryder Lenarz plunged with assistance from his grandpa Jeff. (Contributed)

Ryder's not so quiet riot

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By Annie Harman

The Polar Bear Plunge is reserved for the brave and slightly insane who are willing to submerge themselves into a frozen over lake. Perhaps the craziest and bravest of them all is 5-year-old Ryder Lenarz.

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Annie Harman
Annie Harman is a reporter for Echo Press and The Osakis Review. She grew up in Detroit Lakes and graduated from the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire with a degree in print journalism and history in May 2012. Follow her on Twitter at annieharman
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