Cancelled - No Polar Bear Run for 2018
Too much construction at Buckwalter Place and unable to find a good alternative location.
Hope to back in 2019
BFS hosting the HH Jingle Jingle Run on 12/13 and the HH Marathon, Half & 8K on Feb 10th
START & FINISH for all events will be the Publix Buckwalter Place parking lot.
The Bauer Dental New Year's Day Polar Bear Run is a very cool way to kick off your new year. All participants in the Bluffton Polar Bear Run & Walk will receive a colorful race t-shirt. The event will also include a Block Party, Award Ceremony, a post-race celebration with music, refreshments, and Hoppin' John. A percentage of proceeds from The Bauer Dental New Year’s Day Polar Bear Run & Walk will benefit two local charities including the Bluffton Fins swimteam. Pets, stollers, and baby joggers are welcome!
1-Mile Fun Run & Health Walk Entry Fees:
$25 postmarked 12/27/16
$30 Late & Race Day - 9:00AM - 9:45AM
The 1-Mile Children's Fun Run & Dog Walk course will take participants around Buckwalter Place. The 1-Mile Children's Fun Run & Dog Walk will NOT be timed.
5K Run & Fitness Walk Entry Fees:
$30 postmarked 12/27/16
$35 Late & Race Day - 9:00AM - 9:45AM
Race Day Registration & Packet Pick Up:
8:45AM - 9:45AM - Publix Buckwalter Place in parking lot, not inside store.
The 5K course will take participants through Buckwalter Place and onto Buckwalter Parkway and The Bluffton Parkway. The 5K Run and Fitness Walk will be chip timed.
$90 Family of four - Pre-registration only postmarked 12/27/16.
Publix Buckwalter Place - Buckwalter Parkway
5K Awards: (chip-timed)
Male & Female - Prizes to top 3 male and female overall and master overall. Awards to top 3 in each division. No duplications.
5K Divisions Male & Female
Divisions 10 & under, 11-14, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70 & over
5K course is Out & Back Loop through Buckwalter Place, Bluffton Parkway & Buckwalter Parkway. This is flat and very fast. The 1-Mile Dog & Health Walk Course is in and around Buckwalter Place.
Long-sleeve t-shirts to first 400 participants!
2016 RESULTS Race results for the 2016 Polar Bear Run.