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Du the Polar Bear Duathlon

Sunday, February 9, 2014, 8am Start

Bear Creek Park - West Houston, Texas

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT!

ONLINE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED


pdfRACE INSTRUCTIONS 

 

Come enter the annual "Du the Polar Bear" Duathlon (formerly Frost Yer Fanny!) set for Sunday, February 9, 2014 in Houston, Texas. Race Site is located at Bear Creek Park in West Houston!! This 2 mile run, 15 mile bike, 2 mile run is an awesome addition to the Duathlon events in the greater Houston area. This duathlon is co-produced by Outloud! Productions and Bicycle World of Houston.

REGISTRATION

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Entry fees and categories are listed below.  Please note that these prices are ALL INCLUSIVE of any credit card processing fees.  You will not see additional charges on your card!  This is a CHANGE in our registration process.

INDIVIDUALS:

  • $49.50 through December 31, 2013.
  • $60 January 1 through January 31st
  • $71 February 1 through Packet Pick Up

Relay Teams (Price is for the WHOLE Team):

  • $76 through December 31, 2013
  • $97.50 January 1 through January 31, 2014
  • $108 February 1 though Packet Pick Up

YOUTH (age 17 and below)

  • $28 through January 31, 2014.  
  • $38.50 February 1 through Packet Pick Up.

USAT MEMBERSHIP

This is mandatory.  You must purchase a one day license or an annual license for each participant, including ALL relay members! USAT membership is now part of the registration process. You can purchase a one day, annual, renew your current membership or upgrade via our registration site.

LOCATION

This duathlon will take place at Bear Creek Pioneers Park, located off Bear Creek Drive between Clay Road and Patterson Road. The start and finish will be at Pavilion #6. The start time for the race is at 8:00 am!

MAPS

Course maps can be found here

NEARBY HOTEL

The Omni Westside Hotel, located at 13210 Katy Freeway, Houston, Texas 77079 is conveniently located close to the race site. Their phone number is 281-558-8338. This hotel is located less than 2 miles from the race site. The current available rate is $109.

PACKET PICKUP

Packet pickups are set for the following times and locations:

Friday, February 7th from noon to 6pm at:

Bicycle World-West University
2519 Rice Blvd.
Houston TX
(713-529-0140)

Saturday, February 8th from noon to 6 pm at:

Bicycle World of Houston
14536 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77079
(281-556-0923)

THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION OR PACKET PICKUP. YOU MUST PICK UP YOUR OWN PACKET.

AWARDS

Awards will be given to the overall male and female winners, overall master's male and females, and the top 3 in each age group and relay categories. These awards, as always, include plaques and product prizes. Other door prizes will be raffled off by random race numbers during the awards ceremony!

POST RACE PARTY

Bicycle World of Houston will again be sponsoring an awesome post race party with great food and drinks, fantastic give-aways, and super awards! We'll have some great music playing and have a good time under the pavilion!

PHOTOGRAPHY

Race Shots will be taking photos at Du the Polar Bear. Check their website at http://www.raceshots.net

TIMING

This will be a computer chip timed event that will include splits for run/transition/bike/transition/run. Chips will be picked up on race morning.

SPONSORS

Major sponsors include Bicycle World of Houston, Hammer Nutrition, Muscle Milk & Giant Bicycles.  Other sponsors include Kona Printing, Coach Trent & The Athletes Stop. Thank You!

GOODIE BAGS

Goodie Bags will include your race numbers, official tech race t-shirt & hammer gel sample!

PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT

Ordinary Saints, a non-profit dedicated to mobilizing young people for a lifetime of service to others, and the Kempner High School Cross Country Team.

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