The Special Olympics in Wisconsin has “Solar Plunges” scheduled around the state this month. They’re summertime versions of the popular ‘Polar Plunge’ events, which were called off because of the pandemic last winter.
La Crosse was supposed to have its own plunge this weekend at Black River Beach, but that has changed. “
“About two weeks ago, our committee made the decision to cancel because we just weren’t getting registrations for the event,” said
Gloede says maybe there are just too many other things going on in the area. Meanwhile, La Crosse’s beaches and , after being closed last summer.