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Waipawa and District Centennial Memorial Pool - Polar Plunge 2019

Raising funds for the completion of Stage 1 of the Waipawa and Districts Centennial Memorial Pool

Polar Plunge

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Sunday 30th June 2019

Raising funds for the completion of Stage 1 of the Waipawa and Districts Centennial Memorial Pool

 

The Polar Plunge is to be held at the Waipawa and Districts Centennial Memorial Pool Complex on Sunday the 30th of June.

Pre-registrations close 4.00pm Wednesday 26th June 2019. You can register online below, download the form here or pick up one at the AW Parsons Indoor Pool Reception. You can also register on the day. Approach your family, friends, neighbours etc to sponsor you. They must fill in all their details on your sponsorship form. You can download the Sponsorship Form here

All Pre-registered participants must sign in on the day between 11.00am – 11.45am to confirm their attendance, complete the sign-in process, and be ready for the event briefing at 11.45am (All participants must attend). All participants must hand in their sponsorship forms at the ‘Sign-In’.

This is a fun event with the aim of raising funds for the Waipawa and Districts Centennial Memorial Pool. Please enter into the spirit of the occasion and respect all other participants.

  • Only appropriate swimwear to be worn. NO clothing in the pool – wetsuits may worn.
  • Please obey Lifeguards and Marshals. Failure to do so will result in being removed from the swimming pool.
  • Only participants will be allowed in the marshalling area inside the swimming pool.

All participants will be given a cup of soup and bun on completion and food & refreshments will be available for purchase throughout the event.

After the event you can return to your sponsors with your sponsorship form to collect their pledged sponsorship and then hand in your sponsorship money to the Council or at the A W Parsons Pool reception.

FAQ's

What if I am unsure what my swimming capability is and I want to take part?

To take part you needn’t be able to swim any distance but must be confident in the water. Children must be over 8 and have their caregiver’s permission. If at all concerned, just ask a lifeguard to keep a watch. If you have any medical concerns regarding your ability to take part in this initiative safely, please check with your family doctor.

What do I do with my sponsorship money if I have it all collected before event day? (e.g. just pledges).

Once you have your full total, return it to the place where you first registered for it to be recorded. Alternatively, you can bring it with you on the day.

What will happen to all the money raised?

All proceeds from the event will go to the Waipawa and District Centennial Memorial Pool in the completion of Stage 1.

Registration Form

 

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