Frequently Asked Questions
Are there provisions for team participation this year?
Yes, this year we are again offering registration on teams. Teams can be made up of a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 10 team members. The times of the first 5 team finishers will determine team place. Several options for creating a team and joining a team are available through the online application.
Are there awards?
$100 cash prize money first male/female finishers; $50 gift certificates to first Masters male/female finishers. Awards will be given in 5-year age groups through age 65 & up. (No duplicate awards will be given with the exception of team participants.) Awards will be given to the top three competitive teams. Additionally, the top 3 fundraising teams and top 3 individual fundraisers will receive awards.
Can I pick up my race packet early?
Yes. We will have an Early Packet Pickup day on Friday, April 1 from 4pm to 6:30pm at Open Stage, 25 N. Court Street, Harrisburg, PA 17101. The theater is located between Market and Walnut streets.
What time does the race start?
Race Day Packet Pickup & Registration is 7:00 – 8:45am at the Carousel Pavilion on City Island. Walkers will start at 8:15am. The Pre-Race Warmup/Stretch is 8:30am at the Carousel Pavilion. Runners start at 9am.
Are there showers available?
There are no showers avaiable at this time.
Are there any hotels near the start/finish?
May I race with my pet or stroller?
May I transfer my registration to another runner if I am unable to run the race?
Yes, but transfers can be done only online before the cutoff date. There will be a $10 fee.