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It is FINALLY Here!

The 25th Annual
Frostbite 10k, 5k & One Mile Run/Walk

PRESENTED BY TRACE AND COMPANY
at the Lelia Patterson Center

Sunday, February 19th, 2017
In Fletcher North Carolina, starting at 2:00 pm

Where do I need to be? 

Friday, February 17th:
Location: Lelia Patterson Center, 1111 Howard Gap Road, Fletcher, NC 28732
Time: 3:00-5:00pm

Sunday (Race Day!) February 19th:
Location: Lelia Patterson Center, 1111 Howard Gap Road, Fletcher, NC 28732
Time: 12:30-2pm

 

What is my schedule? 

12:30—2:00 pm: Packet pick up at Lelia Patterson Center

1:30 pm: Indoor Family Wellness Expo at the Lelia Patterson Center

2:00 pm: 1-Mile Fun Run/Walk begins at Lelia Patterson Center

2:30 pm: 10k Run start, presented by Trace and Company, begins at Lelia Patterson Center

2:33 pm: (approximately) 5k Run/Walk start, presented by Trace and Company, begins at Lelia Patterson Center. **5kers will just line up right behind the 10kers to be ready to GO!

3:45 pm: (approximately) Beginning of 5k Awards and Ceremonies with locally hand-crafted pottery awards for overall and age group winners.

3:45 pm: (approximately) Beginning of 10k Awards Ceremonies with locally hand-crafted pottery awards for overall and age group winners.
Post Race Food: Fletcher Valley Market will provide post race fuel for runners. A variety of fruit, cookies and yummy soup plus a mixture of hot and cold beverages (from Pepsi) will be available to participants. Bring some CASH! The Flat Rock Bakery Mobile Pizza Truck will also be on-site selling their yummy pizza! Soup and hot beverages are available for purchase by friends and families of runners.

 

What is my route? 

10k Route:
Start at the Lelia Patterson Center, 10k runners take RIGHT onto Howard Gap Rd. Runners will continue on Howard Gap past Hutch Mountain Rd and past Patty’s Chapel Rd and go all the way to Jackson Rd. They will turn right on Jackson Rd and run to Patty’s Chapel Rd. They will then turn right onto Patty’s Chapel Rd and run to Howard Gap Rd. They will turn left at Howard Gap Rd back toward Hutch Mountain Rd. They will turn left onto Hutch Mountain Rd and make a U-turn on Hutch Mountain Rd and run to the finish line at the LPC. (10k runners watch for U turn signs on Hutch Mountain Road.)

5k Route:
Runners will start at the Lelia Patterson Center, a few minutes behind the 10k runners. 5k runners will turn right onto Howard Gap road and then a RIGHT at Hutch Mountain Rd, continue on Hutch Mountain Rd to approximately Pitman Rd, where they will make a U-turn and proceed to the finish line at the LPC.

1 Mile Fun Run: Fun Run participants will complete 4 laps around the track and then get a chance to run through the finish line!

 

Where do I park? 

As you approach the Lelia Patterson Center on race day, you will be directed to one of many parking lots designated for the race. There will be additional parking at the Fletcher Seventh Day Adventist Church next door to the LPC.

 

Awards! 

Locally made pottery awards will be given to the top 3 finishers overall and in each age group for the 5k and 10k.

5k/10k Awards:Top 3 Male/Female Overall, Masters M/F overall; 14 and under, 15-19, ages 20-24, ages 25-29, ages 30-34, ages 35-39, ages 40-44, ages 45-49, ages 50-54, ages 55-59, ages 60-64, ages 65-69, ages 70-74, ages 75-79, ages 80-84+

 

Don’t Forget!

The 2017 Frostbite event also will feature a Family Fun Expo at the Lelia Patterson Center from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m. with games, booths & music.

See Race Day Results HERE

For course maps, a view of the awards and more CHECK OUT OUR EBLAST!