The Race

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How fast can you run a 5K? Have you ever eaten a pint of ice cream in one sitting? The Brain Freezer 5k is your chance to see how fast you can do both!

The Brain Freezer 5K will take you on a tour of the beautiful Queen City — Burlington, VT. Challengers must run 1.5 miles, eat a full pint of ice cream, then run the rest of the way back.

All of the proceeds from the race go to People Helping People Global, a Vermont-based, international development organization that provides interest-free microloans to individuals to start small businesses.

General Information

Entries:
$25 Students /$30 Adults (Aug 1, 2016– Mar 31, 2017)
$30/$35 (Apr 1, 2017 – Jun 30, 2017)
$35/$40 (Jul 1, 2017 – Jul 8, 2017)

What you get:
A stylish shirt (if you sign up before June 15th), a pint of ice cream, customized awards,  and the respect of all of your friends

Where:
Starts at Battery Park in Downtown Burlington, Vermont

When:
10am on Saturday, July 8, 2017

Benefits:
People Helping People Global, a Vermont-based 501(c)(3) charitable non-profit

**Please note that this race is in no way affiliated with any of the Vermont ice cream or sorbet producers (e.g., Ben & Jerry’s, Island Ice Cream). PHPG purchases or receives donations of the product used as part of the Brain Freezer 5K.**