Fri February 19 - Sun February 28 ANYWHERE!, PA 99999 US Directions RaceJoy Ready
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The Ambler Area Running Club (AARC) proudly announces its plans for the 22nd consecutive running of its traditional February “Frostbite Five-Miler.”  This year, due to health and safety guidelines made necessary by Covid-19, runners will have the opportunity to run in the event virtually - anytime between February 19-28, 2021.

Runners have the option to run two ways: on the traditional “approved course” at Wissahickon High School, or “5 miles of their choice”. There will not be any of the usual race day amenities (water, refreshments, awards, bathroom facilities…

Proceeds and donations for the race will benefit the Maddie N. Dixon Community Cupboard. Each year, the running club also awards scholarships to graduating athletes at four local high schools, and that will be done again this year as well.

Registration fee: $15 for an adult and $10 for students (Registration open until the last day, Feb 28) 
New and paid-up AARC members will receive a $5 discount on race registration.
Optional long sleeved tech tee for an additional fee of $15.  Shirts must be ordered by Feb 23.
Race results will be posted after February 28, including overall and age division winners.
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Interactive Race Day Experience with RaceJoy

Live Phone Tracking, GPS Progress Alerts and Cheers!

We are providing you with RaceJoy as part of the official race experience for the FIRESIDE FROSTBITE 5-MILER VIRTUAL.

Download the RaceJoy mobile app in advance to ensure proper phone setup. Invite your friends and family to track you and send you cheers!

Some key RaceJoy features include:

GPS Progress Alerts

  • Receive continual progress updates as you complete your goal.

Live GPS Tracking

  • Remote spectators can track your progress live in a map view. You can also track others.


  • Receive supportive audio cheers from remote friends & family.

Virtual Results (virtual events only)

  • Enter your race-assigned bib number to automatically submit your finish data for real-time scored results.
To use RaceJoy, you must carry your phone and activate tracking on the day you complete your race.
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