The 2020 Lewes Polar Bear Plunge, presented by Discover and Wawa, raised a record $1,018,000 for Special Olympics Delaware, Jon Buzby, director of Unified Champion Schools, Special Olympics Delaware, announced.

The air temperature and water temperature were 42 degrees fahrenheit when a record 3,733 participants of all ages plunged into the Atlantic Ocean in Rehoboth Beach at 1 p.m. Feb. 2.

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