Du the Polar Bear Duathlon
Sunday, March 1, 2015, 8am Start
Bear Creek Park - West Houston, Texas
Come enter the annual "Du the Polar Bear" Duathlon (formerly Frost Yer Fanny!) set for Sunday, March 1, 2015 in Houston, Texas. Race Site is located at Bear Creek Park in West Houston!! This 2 mile run, approximately 12 mile bike (THIS IS A CHANGE DUE TO NEW PARK REGULATIONS), 2 mile run is an awesome way to warm up your season. Flat and Fast and entire course is inside the park. This duathlon is co-produced by Outloud! Productions and Bicycle World of Houston.
Entry fees and categories are listed below. Please note that these prices INCLUDE credit card processing fees. No more OTHER fees! You will not see additional charges on your card! This is a CHANGE in our registration process.
- $47.00 through January 14, 2015.
- $57.00 January 15 through February 14, 2015
- $68.00 February 15 through Packet Pick Up (or race sells out)
Relay Teams (Price is for the WHOLE Team):
$75.00 through January 14, 2015
$90.00 January 15 through February 14, 2015
$105.00 February 15 though Packet Pick Up (or race sells out)
YOUTH (age 17 and below)
$27 through January 31, 2015.
$37.00 February 1 through Packet Pick Up (or race sells out)
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.
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 (SUBJECT TO CHANGE)
Course maps can be found here
Please note: Please note the 2015 NEW BIKE COURSE MAP DUE TO NEW PARK REGULATIONS.
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.
Packet pickups are set for the following times and locations:
Friday, February 27th from noon to 6pm at:
Bicycle World-West University
2519 Rice Blvd.
Saturday, February 28th from noon to 6 pm at:
Bicycle World of Houston
14536 Memorial Drive
Houston, TX 77079
THERE IS NO RACE DAY REGISTRATION OR PACKET PICKUP.
YOU MUST PICK UP YOUR OWN PACKET.
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!
Race Shots will be taking photos at Du the Polar Bear. Check their website at http://www.raceshots.net
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. Please make sure you wear the chip correctly - on the left leg with the chip facing outward!
Major sponsors include Bicycle World of Houston, Other sponsors include Kona Printing, Coach Trent & The Athletes Stop. Thank You!
Goodie Bags will include your race numbers, official tech race t-shirt & other items to be named later.
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.