What’s the best thing to do on a freezing, windy January day at the shore? Put on your bathing suit and jump in the ocean. The Special Olympics polar bear plunge was held on Saturday in Wildwood and it attracted several thousand people to the beaches. The Special Olympics announced that $201,000 was raised during the event. from the 679 plungers. The annual event had nine states represented, including Hawaii. The money goes to help over 20,000 Special Olympics athletes across the state.