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Plunge Richmond Police Chief Ray Tarasovic into the icy Atlantic for Special Olympics!

January 16, 2014 | VACP

News Image If Chief Tarasovic raises $1,000, he’ll do the Polar Plunge on February 8 at Virginia Beach.

Chief Ray Tarasovic, Chief of the Richmond Police Department, has challenged the men and women of the Richmond Police Department and the Richmond community to raise funds for him to take an icy dip in the Atlantic on February 8, 2014 - all to benefit the Virginia Special Olympics! And if he raises more than his goal, who KNOWS what kind of outfit he may be wearing for his polar plunge!


For every active Special Olympics athlete, there are 6 more who could benefit from the regular physical activity, social interaction and life skills training. Your support will help Special Olympics create more opportunities for athletes to experience the benefits of year-round participation — all at no cost to themselves or their families.

If you are interested in plunging, running the 5K or playing in the new beach volleyball tournament yourself, please visit