Butler Ambassadors for Special Olympics held their annual polar plunge. Multimedia reporter Piper Bailey recaps the event.
“While BASO focuses on helping Special Olympics continue to support its athletes, through its events and fundraising, the organization hopes the event also provides Butler students the opportunity to get together and have fun.”
Athlete Leadership University is a two day program at Butler to help Special Olympics athletes reach certification in different leadership skills
The annual Polar Plunge fundraiser at the HRC will introduce several changes, including lip syncs, to the event this year.
The annual Polar Plunge fundraiser brought in $54,779 for Special Olympics Indiana.
Butler Ambassadors to Special Olympics put on their annual Spring Sports event, which lasts from 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. in the Health and Recreation Center and Hinkle Fieldhouse.
When Andrew Peterson was a little boy with fetal alcohol syndrome, he was known as the fastest kid at recess. At 24, the BASO athlete just qualified to run in the 2019 Boston Marathon.