'Freezing for a reason' at the Polar Plunge
Updated: Sunday, February 9 2014, 10:58 PM EST
Rochester, N.Y. - They call it 'freezing for a reason.'
Thousands of people participated in rhe Polar Plunget at Ontario Beach Park.
Decked out in goofy outfitd (or barely anything), volunteers plunge into the freezing water.
Participants raised over $200,000 and that money will be donated to the Special Olympics of New York.