The 38th Freeze for Food is confirmed for Saturday, March 2, 2019.
Registration is with ItsRaceTime!
Our race is never canceled due to weather.
Join the RPCVs of Wisconsin-Madison in celebration of Peace Corps Week for our 38th annual Freeze for Food. Run or walk to raise funds to support programs of Madison’s Open Doors for Refugees! Open Doors for Refugees is a nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting the resettlement of refugees in the Madison area and welcoming them into the community. All proceeds from Freeze for Food will be used for relief efforts for incoming refugees.
Download the 2019 Race Flyer/Poster
Registration: Register online by midnight February 18, 2019. All fees go up on February 19, 2019.
We offer a special student rate.**
||Early Bird Online
Race Day Reg
|Race Start Time
|5K + 10K
**REMEMBER: Overall registration is limited to 320 participants and student rate is limited to 50 participants.
Register online with Its Race Time anytime, including the day of the race.
All registrants receive a free 2019 International Calendar.
AWARD AGE CATEGORIES: <20, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+
and top Male and Female Overall
We rely on many volunteers, like Tamara England, Joy Amessoudji and Amy Amessoudji, pictured here in 2018.
This year's race committee consists of Lauren Troxtel, Kate Schachter, Madeline Uraneck, Steph Shelton and Tom Felhofer. If you can help with many different tasks both before and on race day, please sign up here.
THE RACE COURSE
Both races start and end at the Vilas Park Shelter, 1602 Vilas Park Dr., Madison, WI 53715
The 5K race is held in the scenic Vilas Park roads and sidewalks and other nearby roads at the northern part of Lake Wingra.
The 10K race circles Lake Wingra and passes through the Arboretum.
Contact the Freeze for Food Coordinator
Stay up to date on details by Friending us on our Freeze Facebook page.