Chilly 5K and Kids' Frozen Fun Run


Event Date

Fri, Jan 1, 2016


Joplin, MO


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Chilly 5K - Individual Age group/open

$25 $30 Closed

Kids' Frozen Fun Run - Individual Age group/open

$15 $15 Closed

About This Activity

Start the new year on the right foot with the Joplin Family Y's Chilly 5K and Kids' Frozen Fun Run! This is the only New Year's Day commitment run in our area. The race features a chip-timed 5K on a registered out-and-back course, beginning and ending at the Joplin Family Y South branch. A 1-mile fun run is offered for kids ages 12 and under.

To encourage participation by families, free child care with fun activities is available to race participants from 10:30am - 12:30pm. Capture that perfect race moment with complimentary photos of both the Chilly 5K and Kids' Frozen Fun Run downloadable at Photos are searchable by bib number.

Chili and refreshments will be served after the race.


The event kicks off with the kids' fun run at 11:00am. Awards are given to the top 3 male and female finishers. All finishers in the fun run receive a participation medal.

The 5K begins after completion of the fun run, at approximately 11:30am. Trophies will be given to the top overall male and female finishers. Awards will also be given to the top 3 male and female finishers in each age category:

12 and under

13 - 15

16 - 19

20 - 29

30 - 39

40 - 49

50 - 59


Free child care is available to race participants and volunteers, so no excuses! Resolve to be fit in 2016 by registering today!

Event details and schedule

(All events take place at Joplin Family Y South, 3404 W. McIntosh Circle, Joplin, MO 64804

Packet  Pickup: December 29 - 30, 2015, 7:00am - 10:00pm

Race Day Schedule, January 1, 2016:

Race Day Registration: 9:30am - 11:00am

Complimentary Child Care: 10:30am - 12:30pm

Kids' Frozen Fun Run: 11:00am

Chilly 5K: 11:30am

Post race chili: 11:45am - 1:00pm

Awards Presentation: 12:30pm

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