AM I REGISTERED?
You can search for your name by logging onto your account from the RAM Racing website http://ramracing.enmotive.com. Look under “Upcoming Races” column on the right side of the screen to find the event you are looking for. Check to make sure you completed your registration.
HOW DO I CHANGE MY PERSONAL INFO?
You can update your personal info (Gender, Date of Birth, Email Address, Day Phone, Mailing Address, Emergency Contact Name/Phone, How Did You Hear About This Event etc) by logging onto your account from the RAM Racing website http://ramracing.enmotive.com. Look under “Upcoming Races” column on the right side of the screen to find the event you are looking for.
HOW DO I CHANGE MY RACE DISTANCE?
1) Log onto your account from the RAM Racing website http://ramracing.enmotive.com/
2) Open the “My Account” tab in the upper right corner of the screen
3) Look under the “Upcoming Races” column and click on the “View” tab next to the correct race
4) Change away, just be aware that you will be prompted for the payment difference for switching to a longer distance
CAN I GET A REFUND?
Sorry there are no refunds for any of our events. See below on how to transfer your registration.
CAN I TRANSFER MY REGISTRATION TO SOMEONE ELSE?
Yes you can. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org for any transfers. Transfers cost $30 each. The deadline to transfer registration is Friday June 8th at 11:59pm.
AM I GUARANTEED A T-SHIRT?
You are only guaranteed a t-shirt if you register before the t-shirt cutoff date. For this event the date is Friday June 1st at 11:59pm. Anyone registering after that date will need to wait until after they complete their race to check for any available t-shirts. Sizes are limited and definitely not guaranteed at that point. Avoid the hassle and register before the deadline!
IS THERE A TIME LIMIT TO COMPLETE THE EVENT?
Yes there is. We ask that everyone run / walk 16 minutes per mile or faster. That amounts to completing the Half Marathon in roughly 3 1/2 hours.
CAN I RUN WITH MY DOG?
If you have a service dog, you are welcome to run with your dog. Otherwise we do not allow dogs, cats, monkeys, zebras etc into the event.
CAN I RUN WITH A JOGGING STROLLER?
Yes. It is helpful if strollers start at the back of the pack.
CAN I LISTEN TO MUSIC WHILE I RUN?
Yes you can. However, you need to be well aware that emergency vehicles and the occasional rogue driver may be on the course. Please don’t crank your music to 11.
IS THERE PARKING?
Yes there is. There is parking available at the parking lot located at 9750 NE Sunderland Rd, Portland, OR 97211 (across from the Kliever Memorial Armory).
IS THERE A GEAR CHECK?
For your convenience we have a complimentary clothing check, we have reusable bags for your use but we encourage you to bring your own. IMPORTANT! Please do not leave valuables at the gear check. Although our gear checks are very safe and secure, we will not be responsible for any lost, stolen or damaged items.
WHERE DO THE RACES START AND FINISH?
The races will start start and finish on NE 33rd Drive. The kids race will Start / Finish at the 10K and Half Marathon line. You can see the Start/Finish lines here GRATEFUL DAD COURSE MAP
WHEN IS THE AWARD CEREMONY / WHAT ARE THE AWARDS?
The award ceremony will take place at approximately 10:00am on the stage. We will announce the overall male / female winners, and have plaques for each distance. Ribbons will be distributed informally in the blue timing tent where you check your times after you run for the top three finishers in each age category for each race distance.
WHERE IS THE KIDS RACE?
The kids race Starts / Finishes at the Adult 10K / Half Marathon line. It is a 1/2 mile (total) out and back course and each participant will receive a medal to commemorate the finish! You can see the event map with Start / Finish lines here GRATEFUL DAD COURSE MAP
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN MY REGISTRATION?
We have lots of goodies for you! Besides all the swag form our great sponsors which you can collect at the event, we have a beer garden with beer and cider, (root beer for under 21), tasty food, commemorative Grateful Dad T-shirt, commemorative Grateful Dad Medal, live music and much much more!
HOW DO I GET THERE?
Kliever Memorial Armory is located at 10000 NE 33rd Dr. You can Google directions to that location or the parking (see above)
HOW / WHERE DO I GET MY ID CHECKED AND DO I REALLY NEED IT?
Yes, you definitely need your ID. You must have a stamp or a wristband to get your beer. It is best if you get your ID checked EARLY and get it done with. Then you can avoid one more line when you finish. We have an ID check set up starting in the morning. You can get your ID checked there or at the beer area
WHAT ARE IMPORTANT DEADLINES FOR THE RACE?
JUNE 1 | T-SHIRT: June 1st is the last day you can register and receive a t-shirt with your entry fee. See FAQs above
JUNE 8 | TRANSFERS + MAIL-IN / STORE DROP-OFF REGISTRATION: June 8th is the last day you can transfer your race entry to someone else. It is also the last day to drop off a paper registration to our running store partners or for us to receive a registration to our PO Box.
JUNE 14 | ONLINE REGISTRATION: June 14th Online Registration closes at 11:59pm. To register for the race after that date you can do this in person at a packet pickup or at the event.