Race Preview: 2016 Freeze Your Fanny

Love the cold winter weather? Well, here's your chance to get out there and Freeze Your Fanny in chilly Madras, Oregon for a good cause. Choose to run, walk, and/or swim at this event benefiting MountainStar Family Relief Nursery. An organization whose mission is to "prevent child abuse and neglect through community support and therapeutic services that help vulnerable children and families succeed." This race includes a 3 mile run/walk, an 8 mile "Prison Breakout Run", and a Biathlon (3 mile run and 500 yard swim.)  The Prison Breakout Run looks like quite the challenging course with a lot of ups and downs along the way.

8 mile Prison Breakout Run course elevation

Your registration fee for this event includes a long-sleeved shirt, chili feed, and swim afterwards. There will also be prizes for race winners. This family friendly event at the aquatic center even includes free swimming for kids while you run!

Freeze Your Fanny Details

Date: Saturday, January 2

Times: 9:30 A.M. – 8 mile run
10:00 A.M. – 3 mile run/walk and biathlon

Location: Madras Aquatic Center, 1195 SE Kemper Way, Madras

Price: $25 ($15 without shirt)

Race Website: Click Here

About Annette Vaughan (495 Articles)
Annette Vaughan is a runner and personal trainer in Canby, Oregon. She began running at the age of 30 and became hooked after her first race (even though she is a self-proclaimed slow runner.) She enjoys small local races from 5Ks to half-marathons, with a 30K on the books as her longest run ever. She has also become a huge fan of obstacle course races and just can't get enough of them. Annette is a certified personal trainer, who believes in promoting movement since our bodies were designed to move. The more we move, the better we move and function in everyday life.
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