Frequently Asked Questions

Below are listed some common questions and answers. If you have a question not listed, please contact us with your inquiry and we’ll get back with you as soon as we can.

Yes!  You know the rules, please clean up after them and be respectful of other runners and property owners.

We are timing both events.  Walkers are welcome! The 5K has no time restriction. However, the Half Marathon course closes 3 hours after the start. There will be a trail vehicle.  If you fall behind the trail vehicle, you may catch a ride.  Otherwise, you are totally on your own.  Traffic cones will be picked up.  Officers and volunteers will leave the course once the trail vehicle arrives at their areas.

Yes!  There are no age restrictions.

Yes!  We don’t force strollers to the back of the pack.  But we ask that you start the race based on the pace you believe you will run.

Yes! ribbons and tumblers to Top 3 Male and Female Overall and Age Group winners. Ribbons and cups to Second Place Age Group. Ribbons and shot glasses to Third Place Age Group.

Age Groups for Half Marathon & 5K  are as follows:

1-13
14-19
20-29
30-39
40-49
50-59
60-69

Yes, of course!

Sorry, there are no refunds.  You do have some options:

  1. You may sell or transfer your registration. After your entry is sold or given away, log into runsignup.com to make the changes.
  2. You may switch to Virtual. Log into runsignup.com and follow the steps to switch. There will be an additional charge, then we will mail your swag shortly after the event.
  3. You may send someone to pick up your stuff.
  4. You may defer your entry to 2021 for $25.00.  To so so, log into runsignup.com and follow the steps to defer your entry.

There are no charges for  you to do this yourself online.  If you require Fun-Races help, email andrea@fun-races.com – we charge $10 to assist you.

Yes, of course.

At this point, we have discounts for our Military and first responders.  If you are military, first responder, or retired from one of them, use the appropriate Coupon Code: MILITARY    FIRE   POLICE   AMBULANCE

Yes, you will have multiple opportunities to grab a drink of water and/or sports drink.

Yes.  The 5K has no time restriction.  The Half Marathon does.  You need to complete the event within 4 hours (Indy) or 3 hours (Chicago).  There will be a trail vehicle.  If you fall behind the trail vehicle, you may catch a ride.  Otherwise, you are totally on your own.  Traffic cones will be picked up.  Officers and volunteers will not be on the course once the trail vehicle arrives at their areas.

Yes, email chet@fun-races.com. Also, check out our sponsor's page for more information.
Yes – if you have six or more in your group, email Andrea (andrea@fun-races.com). We will have the packets prepared when you arrive.
Yes – they should have a copy of your drivers license or race confirmation email we sent you.
Pre-race packet pickup to be announced.  Check the home page or Race Information page for updates.