Frequently Ask Questions
What is the program's weather policy?
The event will go on rain or shine. However, if there is lightning or other hazardous weather we will cancel or postpone. Our full weather policy and weather alerts are HERE.
Can I cancel my registration?
No. Should participants voluntarily choose not to participate, or are unable to participate for reasons out of the control of the event (including, but not limited to injury, illness, personal matters, work conflicts, etc.), refunds will not be issued.
Is there a CARA member discount?
Can I partipate with strollers or pets?
No. Participants are not allowed to participate with baby joggers, strollers or animals.
Can a friend pick up my packet?
Yes. Packets may be picked up by a friend or family member at pre-event day pick-ups. However, on event day, packets may only be picked up by the registered participant.
Can I give or sell my registration to another person?
No. You may NOT give (sell or transfer) your registration to another person and another person may NOT participate in another person’s place.
I am not able to race. Can I still get my shirt?
Yes. However, you must come to a packet pick-up. Shirts are not available at the CARA office pre- or post-race.
Can I exchange my shirt for another size?
No. Due to COVID-19 contact safety, shirt exchanges are not permitted.
Can my group/club set up a tent?
No. Due to COVID-19 safety guidelines, club/group tents or areas are not permitted within the event venue.
What are the events competition rules?
The event will abide by USATF competition rules. Additionally, the event expects all participants to respect fair competition, including following the RRCA's Fair Competition Policies: https://www.rrca.org/resources/event-directors/fair-competition-policies.
Is their an age minimum to participate?
No. All ages are welcome. However, parents/guardians are responsible for supervision of minors. Parents/guardians planning to run/walk the race with their child must register for the event.
What is the events refund, deferral, or cancellation policy?
If this event is canceled due to COVID-19, participants will have the option to choose to receive a refund (minus transaction fees), or to receive a 110% credit of registration fees for any future CARA registration, or to participate virtually.
What is the cut-off time to finish?
Participants must finish within three (3) hours after the last on-time start (no late starts).
Due to limited capacity, we unfortunately are not offering comp entries to elite athletes in 2021. We look forward to renewing this support in 2022.
April 10, 2022 (Sunday)