Frequently Asked Questions
When and where can I pick up my packet?
We will have a modified packet pick up in December to give participants the opportunity to pick up their shirt and medal in person. Drive Thru Packet Pick Up will be at William G. White, Jr. Family YMCA on December 4 from 12:00-7:00pm. More info located here.
How do I register?
Registration is open! Click here to register.
Can I register on Race Day?
Where does the entry fee go?
Once we pay for our race expenses, 100% of all monies netted go back into our community to help fight childhood obesity through various programs.
Do you have an Event Day map?
Click here for a location map.
What is included in the race packet?
All special offers from race sponsors and other info will be included when you pick up your bib in person. This year, you’ll also get your shirt and finisher medal – before you even run!
Can I volunteer?
Volunteers are not needed this year, but every year we welcome volunteers. If you’re interested in helping in 2021, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
What type of shirt is included?
We are proud to offer a long sleeve tri-blend cotton shirt. Stay tuned to see the design.
Will you have gear check?
Not this year.
Where can I park?
Click here for a parking map. Thanks to our community partners for lending us their space for the day!
Is there a Course Map?
Where is the start line?
If you want to run the actual race sometime between December 5-13, the start line is at the intersection of Clover Street and West End Boulevard (at the official entrance to Hanes Park), about a block from the entrance to the Y.
Are there awards?
Awards will be given out after each race. Estimated awards ceremony (being held in the front parking lot of the Y) start time for 5K is 9:00am and for the Half Marathon is 10:45am. Awards will be given to the Overall top 3 male & females of both the 5K and Half Marathon, as well as Masters awards to the top 3 male and female runners of both the 5K and Half Marathon (runners in the over 40 division). Age division awards: Fun Run – 5-6 and 7-8. 5K – 7 & under, 8-9, 10-11, 12-13, 14-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-30, 40-44, 45-40, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & over. Half Marathon – 14 & under, 15-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-30, 40-44, 45-40, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, and 70 & over. No duplicate awards will be given. Sorry, we do not ship awards.
Any other questions?
We can’t wait to see you on race day! If you have any additional questions or need more info, please email us at email@example.com