Race Info (frequently asked questions)

What are the distances for each event?
10k – 6.2 Miles
5k – 3.1 Miles
1 Mile Walk - 1 Mile

What are the start times for each event?
10k – 8:00 a.m.
5k – 8:10 a.m.
1 Mile Walk - 8:10 a.m.

What are the packet pickup dates/locations?
August 4th 2017  at:
Wasatch House 605 E. 600 S.
Provo, UT 84606 

What time is the awards ceremony?
9:30 a.m. for all events

Are there awards?
Overall 10k Winners – $100
Overall 5k Winners – $50
Medals will be given to the top three finishers in each age division

What are the Age Divisions?
1-11             12-14          
15-19           20-24
25-29           30-34
35-44           45-54
55-64             65+

How many aid stations and what type of fluid replacements are offered?
There will be 2 water and aid stations along the 10k course and 1 water and aid station on the 5k course. We will also have plenty of liquids at the Finish Line Compound.

Are there any post-race medical attention/massage therapy and locations?
There will be medical support at the Start and Finish Line Compound and first aid kits at every aid station. 

What kind of food/drinks are at the finish line?
There will be water and sports drinks for all participants. Plus, delicious Magleby’s Fresh french toast awaits you as you cross the finish line!

Will portable bathrooms be on the course?
Yes, at the Start and Finish Line Compound.

Am I allowed to use my Portable Music Device during the race?
Yes – Rule 144.3 states,  ”The Games Committee for an LDR event may allow the use of portable listening devices not capable of receiving communication: however, those competing in Championships for awards, medals or prize money may not use such devices.”

Are there Timing Chips & Race Numbers?
All official entrants for the 5k and 10k will receive a timing chip along with their race bib number. The timing chip is to be worn on your shoelace. Please read instructions in chip bag for proper use.  Failure to return the timing chip will result in a $50 replacement fee.

If I get injured or for some other reason can’t run after I have registered, can I have my money refunded?
No, however, we will still provide you with your race shirt and race packet.

What kind of shirts will the runners receive?
All runners will receive a Tech Shirt made with 100% Polyester – Pique Mesh.  Shirts are gender specific.

Do 10k and 5k runners need a timing chip?
Yes, it is the responsibility of each participant to wear their own timing chip, and wear it properly. The timing chip is to be worn on your shoelace.

Where are good places for my family to watch the race?
The best place is at the Start and Finish Line Compound. Also, have your family check out the interactive course maps online and they may find a great place to cheer you on.

Where do I get my timing chip?
At pre-race packet pickup, or the morning of the race.

Will there be a Finish line party?
Are you kidding me??  Yes, the finish line will be a party!! You've never seen an event like this.  The Family Fun Fair is guaranteed to bring unlimited smiles and entertainment.  We will have amazing food, games, contests, and booths. Please feel free to bring blankets and chairs to relax on at the finish line.