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Polar Plunge

(Above) Jason Benson and Wes Bennett dive into the 34°F Wolf River, dressed as UPS delivery workers, while participating in the 14th Annual Polar Bear Plunge and Chili Cook-off at Mud Island River Park. (Below) Dressed as a polar bear, Ben Sumner, a Special Olympics athlete, receives a helping hand from a lifeguard after jumping into the Wolf River. The Polar Bear Plunge and Chili Cook-off raises support for the Special Olympics of Greater Memphis.


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Passing the [electric] Torch

It’s a little dated, but here’s my homage to the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.

July 26, 2012 – (left to right) Alan Sweet of Sullivan Branding passes a desk lamp to Ralph Barry while they run along Union Ave in downtown Memphis during Sullivan Branding’s office olympics torch run to commemorate the beginning of the 2012 Summer Games in London.