2014 Accreon Fall Classic
On September 21st, 2014 the 32nd annual Fall Classic will take place in Fredericton. For the third year in a row the event is sponsored by Accreon, making it the Accreon Fall Classic!
Our events include the 5K, 10K and Half Marathon and a 3K Middle School Challenge. We will also hold a 1K Kids Fun Run (just 1,000 meters!), which will be held the day before the bigger events, on September 20th, on the green by the Crowne Plaza.
Start times races
The Kids Fun Run will start at 3:00PM and is sponsored by Trites Orthodontics and RunNB in association with the NB Medical Society.
Crossfit Biometrics Half Marathon TBA
Range of Motion 10K (Running Room super series) TBA
Liv9 5K Run & Walk TBA
The Radical Edge 3K Middle School Challenge TBA
You can register online at Atlantic Chip Online or at Running Room or the day before
the race at the Petitcodiac Room in the Crowne Plaza hotel, at the Race-Kit pick-up.
Please note that there will be NO race day registration (except for the Kids Fun Run)!!
The Kids Fun Run registration takes place on Saturday, September 20th from 2:00PM -2:45PM at the James Joyce Irish Pub. At 3:00PM, the Kids Fun Run will start on the trail between the Beaverbrook Art Gallery and the Green next to it.
The 3K Middle School Challenge
Information on the 3K Middle School Challenge will be announced later on!
Online registration prices are as follows:
Crossfit Biometrics Half Marathon
$55 (September 8 and after: $65)
Range of Motion 10K
$40 (September 8 and after: $50)
$30 (September 8 and after: $40)
The Radical Edge 3K Middle School Challenge
See text above
Kids Fun Run 1K
Compliments of Trites Orthodontics, Run NB and NB Medical Society
Please note that we will guarantee a technical race shirt for all who have registered before September 8th for the 10K, the 5K and the Half Marathon. There will be NO sale of t-shirts!
Those who have registered before September 8 will have a guaranteed t-shirt in the size that you have ordered!
Race-kit pick-up will be on Saturday, September 20th at the Petitcodiac Room in the Crowne Plaza Fredericton Lord Beaverbrook on Queen Street from 2:00 - 5:00 PM. This is also the last moment to register!
There will be a possibility to pick up your race kit on race day, Sunday, September 21st from 7.00 - 7.45 AM.
This is more for the out-of town participants. Fredericton and surrounding area runners, please pick up your kit on Saturday to avoid long waiting lines.
Medals and Awards
Medals will be awarded to the first 3 male and female overall finishers in all events. Medals will also be awarded to the top 3 male and female finishers in each age group in the 10K and Half Marathon events. The age groups are: under 19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 and up.
Medals will be awarded after the event and can be picked up by a friend if you cannot attend. However, we will not mail medals to winners not present.
All 5K, 10K & Half Marathon finishers will receive a finisher medal!
Furthermore there will be an award for the winner of the 10K.
Map of the race courses
Due to road work, the courses are going to be different than the past couple of years. We are currently working on a new, scenic, flat course! Keep your eye on this page or the Facebook
page for the latest updates!
The Crowne Plaza Fredericton Lord Beaverbrook (659 Queen Street) is again our host hotel for the race, which means that a number of rooms can be reserved for the night of September 21 and/or 22 at a discount rate.
The rooms will be held until August (TBA) at this rate. Contact the hotel via the following channels:
Next to the Crowne Plaza there are more opportunities to stay the night. For an overview of accommodations we direct you to the Fredericton Tourism site.
Stay focused, stay informed: check out our Facebook page for latest news or info or if you would like to ask a question.
We proudly present to you our 2014 sponsors! Without them, this event would not be possible. We encourage you all to support them throughout the year.
MORE INFO WILL FOLLOW LATER - PLEASE COME BACK TO CHECK, BUT DON'T HESITATE TO REGISTER