FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
CAN I CHANGE MY MIND ABOUT WHICH DISTANCE TO RUN?
Switching events is not allowed. To maintain the integrity of the event, we will not be able to accommodate switches from one distance to another.
WHAT IF I REGISTER AND THEN BECOME INJURED OR AM UNABLE TO ATTEND THE RACE?
Your race entry is non-refundable. There are no refunds for cancelled entries.
CAN I TRANSFER MY REGISTRATION TO ANOTHER RUNNER?
No, your registration is non-transferable.
WHERE DO I PARK FOR THE EVENT?
Parking is available at Amsterdam Elementary School as well as in the surrounding neighborhoods along the streets. Please use caution in walking to and from Amsterdam Elementary School. Please obey traffic laws and do not park near stop signs or fire hydrants.
CAN WALKERS PARTICIPATE IN EITHER THE 25K OR 5K RACES?
Walkers are welcome in the 5K event only.
WILL THE 5K & 25K START AT THE SAME LOCATION?
No. The starting lines will be clearly communicated to participants the day of the race.
HOW MANY WATER STATIONS WILL BE AVAILABLE?
On the 25K route there are 7 water stations, placed APPROXIMATELY ever 2miles. There is 1 water station on the 5K route.
IS THE COURSE CERTIFIED BY USA TRACK AND FIELD?
Yes, the course is USAT&F certified.
WHERE CAN I FIND A COURSE MAP?
Click HERE to check out the 25K course map. Click HERE to check out the 5K course map.
DO I NEED TO COMPLETE THE COURSE BY A SPECIFIC TIME?
Yes, the 25K race must be completed in 4 hours. The 5K must be completed in 1 hour.
WHAT PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED AND IN WHAT CATEGORIES?
See our Awards page.
WHEN AND WHERE WILL THE AWARD CEREMONY BE HELD?
Awards will be presented at Amsterdam Elementary School following the completion of the race.