Wednesday, April 01, 2015

ALARC Ice Dive 2015

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The 2015 ALARC Ice Dive is scheduled for January 1, 2015 and will be bigger and better than ever. Join us a we go through the annual rite of passage for those brave enough to jump into the beautiful water of Lake Minnetonka. Work your way up the Fish Ladder from first-time Guppy up to ten-time Shark or twenty-time Orca to have major bragging rights on January 2. Register today at ALARC Ice Dive and we will see you on January 1st!

The 2014 ALARC Ice Dive was once again a huge success!  With below zero temperatures but almost no wind, 775 divers came out to participate. Bill Wenmark, event Founder, dove for his 24th time alongside Burt Carlson, long-time member of ALARC, runner who has completed 316 marathons, and is 86 years young!  




Pre-register online $25 | Day of Dive $30

All registered participants get a post-ice dive breakfast burrito, coffee and hot chocolate.  Non-divers can purchase the breakfast for $5 on-site

Registration is open until midnight, December 31, 2014

Divers will also have the option to purchase the 2015 Ice Dive Shirt and/or an Ice Dive Stocking Cap.

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Costume Contest

The ALARC Ice Dive will be giving away two $50 Gift Certificates for BaySide Grille, one each for the top two costumes worn by the divers as they jump into the comfort of Lake Minnetonka. The costumes will be judged by the ALARC staff.  Judging criteria will be based on creativity and attention grabbing.  Ice Dive spectators will be encouraged to voice their opinion also.


Event Streaming

For the first time this year, we will be streaming the ALARC Ice Dive.  A full replay of the video of the dive can be found at: 


The dive starts at 14:05:00 of the video.


2015 Event Photography

Once again, photographs of the event will be taken by "That Moment Frozen" and offfered for sale following the event.:



Check out these great news articles about the Ice Dive to learn more:

KARE 11: Hundred Dive in ALARC Jump

Lake Minnetonka Area KSTP: Hardy Minnesotans Take Icy Plunge

CBS Minnesota: Nearly 800 Divers Take Icy Lake Minnetonka Plunge

Star Tribune Video: Ice cold plunge in 2013

New Year's Day dip into Lake Minnetonka? 770 do it for charity

KARE11: Nearly 800 divers plunge into Lake Minnetonka 




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