Sleigh Bell 8K

$15 - $25
Sun Dec 15

Sleigh Bell 8K

Sunday, Dec 15, 2024, 9 AM CST

One more chance at erg romance before Santa’s sleigh flies. We have no idea what will happen, but we’re in it with you! Sit down and throw down before the holiday crazies begin! And if you're already in the midst of it, an erg race may be just what you need to blow off steam, escape the in-laws, or ready your legs for a long car ride.

Sleigh Bell 8K Prizes!!

All full-entry racers will receive a pair of our 7” fully sublimated crew socks!

  • Machine washable
  • Performance Knit
  • Fully sublimated – no uncomfortable raised designs!
  • Crew (7″) cuff
  • Small/Medium: Men’s 5-9, Women’s 6.5 – 10.5
  • Large: Men’s 9-12, Women’s 11 – 13.5


All full-entry racers will also receive a 3" UV-protected Sleigh Bell 8K race decal.


Speed Pass Racers will get access to the race but no merch or media.

Entry Fee Options:

  • Full Entry $25 – All race merch and media
  • Speed Pass Entry $15 – Race access only

Entry fees are the same for US and International racers and include shipping and handling.

Racer Shipping Address

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Rules & Info

Start time is 9 am CST

RACERS IN OTHER TIME ZONES may compete independently at their local time on Sunday, December 15, 2024, at 9 am, but MUST manually submit their results on ErgZone within 24 hours of completing the event at their local time.

COMPETING ON AN OLDER MODEL ERG? You can still compete if your erg doesn't have a PM5 monitor. You won't be able to connect to live racing on ErgZone, but once you manually submit your score on the ErgZone app, it will count in our official results and rankings.

Age Divisions

  • SGGM = Super Great Grand Master > 70
  • GGM = Great Grand Master > 60
  • GM = Grand Master – 50-60
  • M = Master – 27-49
  • O = Open – 20-26
  • JR = Junior – 0-19

Weight Categories

  • Lightweight Women: <= 135lbs (61.5kg)
  • Heavyweight Women: > 135 lbs (61.6kg)
  • Lightweight Men <= 165lbs (75kg)
  • Heavyweight Men > 165lbs (75kg)

Adaptive Categories

  • PR1
  • PR2
  • PR3

Refunds & Scratches

There will be no refunds. Please know this upfront. We count on your entry fee to support this event and all its associated costs.


By registering for the Ergon Metron or any other Fools Fest Sprints event, I declare that I am physically able to compete and in no way hold Fools Fest Sprints, ErgZone, or any of their partners or sponsors liable for any injury or health issue I may sustain by participating. I'm entering at my own risk!