The St. Louis Track Club’s Frostbite Series is the region’s premier winter race series. Racers can choose from one of two race distances on five different weekends, with no distance repeated. Join the SLTC at Forest Park and enjoy an active winter!
2016-17 Frostbite Series
Start time 8:30am (8am for long course walkers only)
Saturday, December 17, 2016: 12K or 3K
Saturday, December 31, 2016: 10 Mile or 2 Mile courses
Saturday, January 14, 2017: 20K or 5K
Saturday, January 28, 2017: Half marathon or 4 Mile
Saturday, February 11, 2017: 15K or 3Mile
Registration is coming soon! When it opens, Series registration will be available through event #2. Race day registration is available for both the series and each individual event.
$75 per non-SLTC member participant for the whole series through 12/2 – $85 per non-SLTC member participant for the whole series after 12/2
$55 per SLTC member participant for the whole series through 12/2 – $65 per SLTC member participant for the whole series after 12/2
$20 per non-SLTC member participant for an individual race – $15 per SLTC member participant
Bib pickup will be held on race day from 7:00-8:30am at the Forest Park Visitor Center. Early bib pickup will be available at FLEET FEET Des Peres on the Friday before each race from 3-7pm. All series entrants will receive a race shirt. Individual race registrants do not receive a shirt, but shirts are available for purchase ($15 per shirt). All early registrants (by 12/2) can purchase a custom wool socks from Sock Guys as well. Shirts and socks will be available for pickup after completion of the second event and every event after.
Ribbons will be given at each individual race to the top three finishers (per gender) in the following age groups:12 & under, 13-14, 15-16, 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70-74, 75-79, 80 & over.
Your age on December 17 will determine your age for the Series. You must complete at least three races to be eligible for a series award. There will be 3 to 5 awards per age group, depending on the number of entries in each age group. Your best four races will be awarded points based on your age group placement using the following scale:
1st – 50 points, 2nd – 45 points, 3rd – 40 points, 4th – 35 points, 5th – 30 points, 6th – 25 points, 7th – 20 points, 8th – 15 points, 9th – 10 points, All finishers receive 5 points