A splash for Special Olympics - Polar plungers raise $44,000
They all had their own technique. Some made a mad dash for it, belly-flopping, cannon-balling or leaping into the water.
Some took their time, inching up to the edge of the ice a couple of times before splashing in feet-first.
Some wore costumes to boost their bravery - a banana suit, a super hero outfit, a tutu, fashionable hog apparel complete with ears and a curly tail.
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