STEAMBOAT SPRINGS, Colo. (Jan. 9, 2019)—Honey Stinger, the award-winning manufacturer of honey-based nutritional products, is pleased to announce its sponsorship of the 2019 Allstate Hot Chocolate 15/5K race series, produced by RAM Racing.
The Allstate Hot Chocolate 15/5K series includes events in 18 locations throughout the United States in 2019, and also featured its first international race earlier this month, in Mexico City. Each stop features both a 15-kilometer and 5-kilometer distance option for runners. Established in 2007, the Hot Chocolate 15/5K series is one of the fastest growing race series in the nation, with more than 200,000 participants annually.
“We are very excited to be working with RAM Racing as an official sponsor of the Allstate Hot Chocolate 15/5K race series this year,” said Rich Hager, co-owner of Honey Stinger. “Supporting athletes and events is a major part of our brand ethos, and we have expanded on those efforts each year as Honey Stinger has grown. The Hot Chocolate 15/5K is a fantastic series providing top-notch race and post-race experiences to runners all across the country, and we are proud to add these races to the extensive list of events we will be supporting in 2019.”
As an official partner of the series, Honey Stinger’s Organic Waffles will be included in all custom finisher’s mugs at the conclusion of each event, along with hot chocolate, chocolate fondue and other tasty treats to reward runners for their efforts.
“We are thrilled to add Honey Stinger as a National Partner to the Allstate Hot Chocolate Race Series,” said Steve Ginsburg, CEO of RAM Racing. “We are proud to align ourselves with an organization that cares about our athletes as much as we do by providing great tasting products made with wholesome ingredients. Honey Stinger is a delicious and nutritious addition to America’s Sweetest Race.”
The next stop on the 2019 Allstate Hot Chocolate 15/5K series will be San Francisco on Jan. 13, followed by Charlotte, N.C. on Jan. 19. For a full schedule of events, visit hotchocolate15k.com.
About Honey Stinger
Located in Steamboat Springs, Colorado, Honey Stinger makes convenient, nutritious and great-tasting honey-based foods including energy and snack bars, 70% organic protein bars, organic energy gels, organic waffles, gluten free organic waffles, and organic chews. Fueling the country's top cyclists, runners, triathletes and teams, as well as the everyday athlete, Honey Stinger products may be found at specialty sporting goods retailers, grocers, convenience stores and online at www.honeystinger.com.
About RAM Racing
RAM Racing is comprised of three intertwined divisions: RAM Races, RAM Production and EnMotive, offering turnkey expertise in every aspect of the racing industry. RAM Races owns and operates the Hot Chocolate 19-city 15K/5K Race Series, as well as a stable of other regional races. RAM Production offers operations, management, equipment, marketing and consulting to independent race owners and directors to help them elevate their events. RAM’s EnMotive serves as a one-stop technology solution offering fully customizable registration, timing, photography and content capabilities. RAM’s management and operational team time over one million runners annually at events ranging from neighborhood runs to event sizes as large as 50,000 people. For more information on RAM Racing and for a full list of RAM’s event cities and local races, please visit www.RAMRacing.org.