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2013 Freeze Your Face 5K - Feb. 9

PERHAM -- The 2013 Freeze Your Face 5K run will be held Saturday, Feb. 9. Online registration and information about this year's race can be found on the race website linked to this story.

Nick Carignan and Jody Martinson are the defending champions.

This is the fourth running of the annual event.

Last year's race surely froze more than one face. Temperatures at race time were below zero.

Basic race info:

Mail form and entry fee to:

Randy Matthews

Perham Freeze Your Face 5k

32402 North Pickerel Drive

Richville, MN 56576

5k Entry Fees

$20.00 for pre-registered runners

$25.00 for race-day registration

Pre-Registration & Packet Pickup

Race Day Registration & Packet Pick-up will take place starting at 8 a.m. and closing at 8:45 a.m.

Start Time

The 5k starts at 9 a.m.

2013 Race Registration for the Freeze Your Face 5k must be received before Friday, February 8 otherwise a late fee will be applied to registration.


Headphones are allowed for race participants.


Age Group Awards to Top 3 male & female for each race

13 and under







70 and over

Cancellation Policy

In the event of extreme or unsafe conditions on race day, the Freeze Your Face 5k may be altered or canceled to ensure the safety of all participants and the community as a whole.


Start time temperature has averaged 15 F.

Finish time temperature has averaged 26 F.

2012 5k Overall Winners

2011 5k Overall Winners

Nick Carignan, 18:16

Jody Martinson, 22:46

Contact Information

Jeff Morris - Race Director

Phone: 218-371-5992


Angie Fudge - Co-Race Director

Phone: 218-298-0806


Robert Williams

Sports Editor at the Detroit Lakes Tribune. Williams worked prior as the Sports Editor in Perham for the Focus, a Forum Communications newspaper, from 2010-14. 

(218) 844-1442