FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
AM I REGISTERED?
You can see if you are registered by going to the imATHLETE participant list. Simply enter your name to see if you are registered.
CAN MEN STILL RUN THIS RACE?
This race is advertised as an all Women’s running event, but men CAN participate too! Just keep in mind that we are only ordering Women’s shirts for this event.
CAN I GET A REFUND?
Sorry there are no refunds for any of our events.
CAN I TRANSFER MY REGISTRATION TO SOMEONE ELSE?
Sorry there are no transfers for this event.
WHAT IS INCLUDED IN MY REGISTRATION?
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 it’s FRIDAY, JULY 17 at 11:59 PM. 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!
WHERE DO I PICKUP MY PACKET?
WHEN IS THE AWARD CEREMONY / WHAT ARE THE AWARDS?
The award ceremony time will be announced soon. At the ceremony, we will announce the winners, and have trophies for the top three overall for each distance. We have ribbons for top three finishers in each age category for each race distance.
HOW DO I GET THERE?
Kliever Armory is at 10000 NE 33rd Drive in Portland OR 97211. You can Google direction there.
HOW DO I CHANGE MY PERSONAL INFO, RACE DISTANCE OR ADD MERCHANDISE?
You can update your personal info with the exception of your name (Gender, Date of Birth, Email Address, Day Phone, Mailing Address, Emergency Contact Name/Phone, How Did You Hear About This Event, t-shirt size and Custom Questions.) by following these steps
- Go here
- Enter the registration Confirmation Code
- Select ‘EDIT: alter your registration details’
IS THERE PARKING?
There is not a lot of free parking around the Kliever Memorial Armory. As always we encourage you to take alternative transportation like bus, Lyft, Uber, or any of the many other great forms of transportation in Portland. If you must drive, please carpool.
WHERE DO THE RACES START AND FINISH?
The pre and post race party take place at Kliever Memorial Armory. The armory is located at 10000 NE 33rd Drive, Portland, OR 97211 The races start and finish on NE 33rd Drive just across from the armory.
IS THERE A TIME LIMIT TO COMPLETE THE EVENT?
Yes, we ask all half marathon participants run/walk at 16 minutes per mile or faster. This gives you about 3 1/2 hours to complete the race. You can run / walk the 10K and 5K in a leisurely 22 min per mile pace.
WHERE IS THE KIDS RACE?
The kids race starts and finishes at the finish line for the adult races. It is a 1/2 mile (total) out and back course. Parents are welcome to run with their kids at no charge.
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.
CAN SPECTATORS COME TO WATCH THE RACE AND ENJOY THE POST-RACE PARTY?
Yes! The event is open to the public and spectators can watch and enter the event for free.
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.
WILL THERE BE RUNNING GU OR GELS ON THE COURSE?
No, we do not provide any running gu or gel for any of the distances. We only provide gatorade and water at the aid stations. Please bring your own running fuel for the event. You can purchase various types of fuels at packet pickup before the race at Road Runner Sports.
CAN I LISTEN TO MUSIC WHILE I RUN?
Yes you can. However, please keep the volume at a reasonable level for everyone’s safety. There is always a chance that emergency vehicles or the occasional random vehicle might be present on the course and you will need to hear them coming.
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?