1. Are men & boys allowed to participate in the races?
Yes, we want men & boys to participate to support their mothers, friends, sisters and wives. They are welcome to register!
2. Can I wear my mp3 / iPod?
For your safety, music players and headphones may not be worn.
3. Can I bring my dog, stroller, bike, rollerblades or scooter?
For your safety and the safety of the other runners, the above are not permitted on the course in the 5K and 10K events. Strollers will be permitted at the BACK of the 5K only.
4. Can I get a refund or defer my registration to next year?
Sorry, we are not able to offer refunds or deferrals.
5. I can't run this year; can I transfer my registration to someone else?
Transfers will be considered on a case by case basis. You must request a transfer by e-mail NO LATER THAN two weeks prior to race day. No exceptions. The new participant must return a completed waiver before they are permitted to pick up their race kit.
6. Can I alter my registration from the 5K to the 10K or from the 10K to the 5K?
You may request a race distance transfer by e-mail NO LATER THAN two weeks prior to race day.
7. Can I walk the race route? Is there a time limit to complete the course?
Yes, you can walk the route, but you must complete the 5k route within 60 minutes and the 10k route with 120 minutes.
8. Can I register a child to run the race?
Children under 13 must be accompanied by an adult throughout the entire race route.
9. Are there age group prizes?
The top three finishers will receive medals. No AG prizes will be awarded.
10. Are men eligible for prizes?
Unfortunately, men are not eligible for any awards/prizes.
11. Is there a registration limit?
There is a limit of 2,000 participants in all cities, including both the 5K and 10K. There is a limit of 200 girls in the 1K in each city.
12. Will the race be timed?
The 5K and 10K will be chip timed, the Little Steps Girls 1K will not. Results will be posted shortly after the race at this website.
13. Will there be finisher medals?
All finishers in the 5K & 10K races will be awarded a Finishers Bracelet. All girls in the Girls 1K will receive a finishers medal.
14. Where do the funds go?
100% of all donations and pledges are provided to the charity. In addition, $5 for every runner will be donated to the charity.
15. How do I start a fundraiser?
To begin fundraising you need to be registered for the race. If you haven't registered, start by clicking here. If you have already registered, follow these step by step instructions and click the button below to start!
16. I want to pledge a runner/walker, how do I do that?
The team captain must first register and enter the team name
The team captain must first register and create the team. The system will automatically generate a team password and provide it in the confirmation e-mail. The captain can then send the team name, password and registration link to members.
The captain can then send the team name and password to other members to join
Each person must register and pay separately (fees are listed per person)individually
There is no way to sign up the entire team in one registration as everyone needs to accept the waiver of liability and provide contact information should we need to reach you
Captains can view the number and list of team members from their personal Athlete’s Dashboard
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