2011 Penguin Plunge

Penguin Plunge 2011 was another record-breaking event with 340 penguins taking the plunge into a colder than ever Atlantic Ocean at 44.8F. The air temperature was better than seasonable at 58.1F. Participants and spectators contributed $4693.00 for the Carteret County Center for Domestic Violence. Thanks so much for helping the Penguin Plunge continue to grow each year.

2011 Penguin Plunge Charity

Carteret County Center for Domestic Violence

Thanks to all the generous participants, spectators, and sponsors who made our 7th annual Penguin Plunge a successful event!!  Thanks also to the V103.3 FM for their promotion and to the local media for their participation and coverage of our event. And, thanks to the Atlantic Beach Fire and Rescue Squad for standing by during the Penguin Plunge.

HIGH SCHOOL DIVISION: East Carteret High School
MIDDLE SCHOOL DIVISION: Morehead Middle School
ELEMENTARY SCHOOL DIVISION: St. Pete’s School (Greenville)

2011 CORPORATE CHALLENGE WINNER: Carteret General Hospital