Jimmy the Greeks Frozen 4-Miler 2021

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Short review

Think Old Orchard Beach is dead after Columbus Weekend? Think again.

Jimmy the Greek's Frozen 4-Miler takes place at the warmest point on a January day.

NOW WITH CHIP TIMING START & FINISH MATS!

Tune up for the Mid-Winter 10-Mile Classic. 

What: Jimmy the Greek's Frozen 4-Miler

When: Sunday January 19, 2020 * 12Noon-1PM **

**12 Noon earliest Approximate start time is dependent on Downeaster Schedule. Information will be updated when the schedule is finalized in early October.

*Start time may be delayed due to Amtrak Downeaster schedule and weather conditions but WILL NOT start ahead of time. A decision to postpone due to snow will be decided the Thursday before the race. Snow Date is Sunday February 14th.

Where: Jimmy the Greek's Brick Oven Restaurant 215 Saco Avenue Old Orchard Beach, Maine

For whom: Proceeds to benefit "Send a Kid to Camp" through Old Orchard Beach Recreational Department. Support your local youths.

Cost:

Early Bird $20 BY September 30th

$25 THEREAFTER

$30 RACE DAY (NO SHIRT)

Dinner, Packet Pickup, and FINAL PRE-REGISTRATION at Jimmy the Greeks Restaurant from 6PM to 8:30PM Saturday Jan 16th. Registered runners receive a 20% DISCOUNT on food. Free entertainment.
 
Accommodations: Make sure you ask for "Special Runner Rates" when calling.
 
Sea Cliff House

2 Sea Cliff Avenue, Old Orchard Beach, Maine 207-934-4874 Toll-Free 1-800-326-4589

2 miles from Start! 20% Discount for Runners Rooms and Suites

http://www.seacliffhouse.com

Make Reservations soon to guarantee rate and availability.

 
Dry-fit shirts are guaranteed through December 31st.

Custom Bib Numbers

All registrants receive an ALL YOU CAN EAT Pizza Buffet immediately following the race along with beverage specials (select beverages may require ID for purchase and consumption).

Awards Ceremony will take place no earlier than 1:45PM to give the last runners a chance to finish and be able to attend.

Cash Prize Awards Top Male and Female Overall, Awards in Age Groups 14 & Under through 80+

Team Awards (4 person minimum to score) Running Club, Corporate, Open Teams

Professional Chip Timing by 3C Race Productions, Michael Amarello Owner

Race Staffing by Old Orchard Beach Rec Department

Media Coverage Video from 2010 by WCSH 6 Portland/WLBZ 2 Bangor

Video of 2011 Start

Courtesy of David Colby Young of Maine Running Photos and Volunteer Betty Fiske.

Parking is available at the restaurant and on adjacent side streets unless posted otherwise (no meters to feed or fees to pay for parking in January)

Directions:

From North: Take I-95 Southbound and take exit 36 Saco/Old Orchard/ I-195. Go to the end of 195 and bear left at the 7-Eleven and take an immediate right onto Saco Avenue, Jimmy the Greeks on your right.

From South: Take I-95 Northbound to exit 36 Saco/Old Orchard/I-195. Follow 195 to the end, bear right at the 7-Eleven and turn immediately right onto Saco Avenue, Jimmy the Greeks on your right.

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Road Running , Walk

Distance:

5 to 10K

Price:

from $25

Organized since 2013

Short review

Think Old Orchard Beach is dead after Columbus Weekend? Think again.

Jimmy the Greek's Frozen 4-Miler takes place at the warmest point on a January day.

NOW WITH CHIP TIMING START & FINISH MATS!

Tune up for the Mid-Winter 10-Mile Classic. 

What: Jimmy the Greek's Frozen 4-Miler

When: Sunday January 19, 2020 * 12Noon-1PM **

**12 Noon earliest Approximate start time is dependent on Downeaster Schedule. Information will be updated when the schedule is finalized in early October.

*Start time may be delayed due to Amtrak Downeaster schedule and weather conditions but WILL NOT start ahead of time. A decision to postpone due to snow will be decided the Thursday before the race. Snow Date is Sunday February 14th.

Where: Jimmy the Greek's Brick Oven Restaurant 215 Saco Avenue Old Orchard Beach, Maine

For whom: Proceeds to benefit "Send a Kid to Camp" through Old Orchard Beach Recreational Department. Support your local youths.

Cost:

Early Bird $20 BY September 30th

$25 THEREAFTER

$30 RACE DAY (NO SHIRT)

Dinner, Packet Pickup, and FINAL PRE-REGISTRATION at Jimmy the Greeks Restaurant from 6PM to 8:30PM Saturday Jan 16th. Registered runners receive a 20% DISCOUNT on food. Free entertainment.
 
Accommodations: Make sure you ask for "Special Runner Rates" when calling.
 
Sea Cliff House

2 Sea Cliff Avenue, Old Orchard Beach, Maine 207-934-4874 Toll-Free 1-800-326-4589

2 miles from Start! 20% Discount for Runners Rooms and Suites

http://www.seacliffhouse.com

Make Reservations soon to guarantee rate and availability.

 
Dry-fit shirts are guaranteed through December 31st.

Custom Bib Numbers

All registrants receive an ALL YOU CAN EAT Pizza Buffet immediately following the race along with beverage specials (select beverages may require ID for purchase and consumption).

Awards Ceremony will take place no earlier than 1:45PM to give the last runners a chance to finish and be able to attend.

Cash Prize Awards Top Male and Female Overall, Awards in Age Groups 14 & Under through 80+

Team Awards (4 person minimum to score) Running Club, Corporate, Open Teams

Professional Chip Timing by 3C Race Productions, Michael Amarello Owner

Race Staffing by Old Orchard Beach Rec Department

Media Coverage Video from 2010 by WCSH 6 Portland/WLBZ 2 Bangor

Video of 2011 Start

Courtesy of David Colby Young of Maine Running Photos and Volunteer Betty Fiske.

Parking is available at the restaurant and on adjacent side streets unless posted otherwise (no meters to feed or fees to pay for parking in January)

Directions:

From North: Take I-95 Southbound and take exit 36 Saco/Old Orchard/ I-195. Go to the end of 195 and bear left at the 7-Eleven and take an immediate right onto Saco Avenue, Jimmy the Greeks on your right.

From South: Take I-95 Northbound to exit 36 Saco/Old Orchard/I-195. Follow 195 to the end, bear right at the 7-Eleven and turn immediately right onto Saco Avenue, Jimmy the Greeks on your right.


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The race starts at 12:30

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from $25

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Weather for Jan 17, 2021

31.03 °F

Wind: 7.88 m/s.

Partly cloudy throughout the day..

Very Good for running

Past weather

Jan 19, 2014

34.13 °F, wind 2.72m/s

Foggy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening..

Jan 17, 2016

30.81 °F, wind 2.67m/s

Snow (< 1 in.) until afternoon..

Jan 15, 2017

25.09 °F, wind 1.26m/s

Mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon..

Jan 14, 2018

50.77 °F, wind 3.22m/s

Rain in the morning..

Feb 10, 2019

26.9 °F, wind 22.36m/s

Windy until evening and partly cloudy in the afternoon..

Jan 19, 2020

30.28 °F, wind 4.08m/s

Partly cloudy throughout the day..

Jan 22, 2020

23.09 °F, wind 5.7m/s

Clear throughout the day..

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