The Team Mossman Triathlon Club will again put the Brrrrr! into New Year's Day while raising money for Westport-based Save the Children.

The club's 11th annual Polar Plunge -- a group dip into chilly Long Island Sound -- is planned New Year's morning at Compo Beach. The public is invited to join the fundraiser.

Participants will gather at the beach at 9:30 a.m. on Jan. 1, and the plunge is planned at 10 a.m. Participants need not be athletes, the group said, but thermal wetsuits are not allowed.

Participants may register at the Mossman website -- -- where they can choose among fundraising options, the club said.

Donations also may be made at, the club said.

Save the Children a global relief agency that provides aid to children in the U.S. and abroad. Team Mossman Triathlon Club said it serves multi-sport athletes of all ages and abilities.