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Jackalope Jumps

Time to go FREEZIN” for a REASON!!

Below Zero Hero 2018


 BE A BELOW ZERO HERO!  The Jackalope Jump is a unique opportunity for individuals, organizations and businesses to raise much needed funds for Special Olympics Wyoming athletes at the local, area, and state level by taking an icy dip into freezing waters.

Beginning February, there will be up to 17 Jackalope Jumps across Wyoming.  Jumpers must raise the minimum amount ($100) to earn the privilege of taking the plunge.  Jumpers can raise additional funds and earn extra incentives along the way.  (If joining as a team of 5 or more -  need to raise funds of at least $50 per person)

Events like the Jackalope Jumps help support over 1,700 Special Olympics Wyoming athletes. 

The Jackalope Jump is a wild, fun, crazy fundraising event and a great way to show your community support.  Friends, neighbors and co-workers formed teams across the state and participated on at least one of the sixteen jumps.  

Time is now to get a team together.  It is truely an amazing way to bond with co workers, friends and family.  It has been said that the crazy costumes keep you warm!!  We appreciate the amazing support for these events this year and look forward to seeing you at the jump.


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Team Jumpers:

Fundraising Ideas:

Event Dates by Jump Location

City Location Date  
Cheyenne Sloan's Lake February 10, 2018  https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-cheyenne-jackalope-jump
Casper Casper Family Aquatic Center February 23, 2018
Keyhole Keyhole Reservoir March 3, 2018  https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-keyhole-reservoir-jackalope-jump
Riverton City Hall Parking Lot March 10, 2018 https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-riverton-jackalope-jump
Lovell/ Rocky Mountain Lovell High School March 17, 2018  https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-lovell-jackalope-jump
Powell Homesteader Park March 17, 2018  https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-powell-jackalope-jump
Sheridan Goose Valley Fire Department March 17,2018
Gillette Campbell County Rec. Center - West Parking Lot March 24, 2018 https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/18-gillette-jackalope-jump
Washakie County Worland Aquatic Center March 24, 2018 https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-worland-jackalope-jump
Lander Lander High School

April 12, 2018

Rawlins Rawlins Family Recreation Center

April 7, 2018

Wheatland "Little Res" April 7,2018 https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-wheatland-jackalope-jump
Cody Cody High School April 13, 2018  https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-cody-jackalope-jump
Thermopolis Hot Springs High School    
Douglas Douglas High School    
Evanston  Evanston Ice Pond  4/28/2018  https://www.firstgiving.com/sowy/2018-evanston-jackalope-jump

2018 Silver Medal Sponsor:       

Fremont Toyota Logo                                          

             Fremont Toyota Sheridan




A special SHOUT OUT to our Friends at Murdoch's. They had teams jump in all the locations they have stores during the 2017 jump season. These teams generated $7,294! That is two years in a row with donations totaling over $7000. Such an  outstanding crew.  These Murdoch's Manics are amazing!





Contest Categories

  • Most money raised by an individual
  • Most money raised by an athlete
  • Most money raised by a group
  • Largest group jump
  • Best group theme/costumes