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Frostbite 5k Run/Walk

  • Rugby Field in Cherokee Park Cochran Hill Road Louisville, KY, 40206 United States (map)

Second race of the Polar Bear Grand Prix, the Frostbite 5k is by far the most popular race of the series and the best value on the running calendar with a long sleeve, ¼ zip technical race shirt with your entry fee.  Enter just the Frostbite 5k or make the full commitment to participate in all three races of the Grand Prix.

Only the first 500 entrants will be guaranteed a long sleeve, ¼ zip technical race shirt so get your entry in early. Those who register after the first 500 will receive a shirt on a first come., first serve basis.

To register for the Frostbite 5k, click here.

To register for the Polar Bear Grand Prix, click here.

Rugby Field in Cherokee Park, 9:00 a.m.

DISTANCE - 5 kilometers (3.1 miles) - USATF Sanctioned.

ENTRY FEE - $30 early registration, $35 after January 9th. Online registration at through January 9th.  Mail-in registration must be postmarked by January 4th.

Long sleeve ¼ zip technical running shirt to first 500 registrants.

PACKET PICKUP - Friday, January 11th at Fleet Feet Sports, 117 Breckinridge Ln. (St. Matthews Station) from 10:00 a.m. until 7:00 p.m.

RACE DAY - Late registration and packet pickup starts at 8:00 a.m. and ends at 8:45 a.m. sharp at the Rugby Field on the Scenic Loop in Cherokee Park.

AWARDS - Awards for the top three male and female, master and grandmaster. Top three in each age group, 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over.

PARKING - Parking is limited so arrive early, carpool or get dropped off.

Earlier Event: December 8
Reindeer Romp 4k Run/Walk
Later Event: February 9
Snowman Shuffle 4 Miler Run/Walk