fbpx
Home / Posts tagged "12k"

12k

Course Records

We knew the runners were FAST yesterday, so we did a little checking...   Trevor Touchton set a course & Reindeer Fun Run record for the 5k with a time of  16:28.20--that's a 5:18/mile pace!   Daniel Taylor tied a course & Reindeer Fun Run record for the 12ks of Christmas with a time of 40:21:00. That's the exact time of the 2018 winner, Matt Cheney. At 5:25/mile pac...
read more...

Training tips from FirstHealth Fitness Centers

1) Your Daily Training Diet You’ve committed to running a 5K or 12K, and you’ve got your training plan in place. But how much attention have you given to your nutrition? Can you run a race on Cheetos or french fries? Probably. But you won’t perform as well, and you definitely won’t feel as good as if you had followed a good training diet. If you need specific help getting started, visit our nut...
read more...

2017 Course Improvements

Every year we review the Reindeer Fun Run and ask ourselves, "How can we improve?" We think we have a pretty good one this year. Since the event is getting so big, we need more space at both the start and finish lines for crowds to set up, watch and cheer. To accomplish this, we've made a small course change that adds a cool run along the tracks on Fayetteville and Blue streets. This in turn al...
read more...

Santa checked twice and you are on the nice list, thank you for everything!

A thank you from the Reindeer Fun Run Committee... As the year draws to a close, we at the Reindeer Fun Run want to take the time to thank you for everything you did to make the 7th annual Reindeer Fun Run possible.  Runners from all over the Sandhills and beyond say the RFR is their favorite race and comment on how organized and fun the event is, and each year the number of registrants gro...
read more...

Thank you, thank you, thank you!

Thank you for making the 7th Annual Reindeer Fun Run a great success! We had some early rain, but it cleared for the races and a record number of entrants - 2,501 to be exact. Wow! Here are some links you might want to check out: Post race survey - Help us get better each year! 5k/12k Results - Some very fast antler wearing runners out there on Saturday! Fixes - Let us know if we need t...
read more...

Important Race Info Q&A

It is almost here!  We wanted to pass along some information that we get asked about a lot... Packet Pick-up Packet pick-up starts Friday at noon.  Your best bet is to let the first rush get through and come between 1:00 and 8:00 (please don't come early, we won't be ready).  This year we have moved packet pick-up to Page Memorial Fellowship Hall which is right at the starting line on 104 Sout...
read more...

Registration is Live!

The 2012 registration is live for the Reindeer Fun Run 5k/12k!  Here are a few new things for the 6th Annual Reindeer Fun Run... 12ks of Christmas:  Set your PR for a 12k on our expanded longer course (anyone want to write the song?). Performance shirts: Long sleeve performance shirts are now available for the 5k & 12k. Race start: Last year was BEAUTIFUL, but it is December after all ...
read more...
Top