Race ST LOUIS
Where can I register?
Click on the 'register' tab above!
What day is the race, and when does it start?
The race is on Sunday, May 21, 2017. The official start time for the half marathon will be 7:00am, and the 5k will start at 7:15am.
How many participants are allowed in each event?
Half Marathon: 2, 000
5k: 1, 000
Will participants receive any merchandise?
Each racer will receive this tech t-shirt! We will offer both men’s and women’s size shirts. All participants will also receive access to numerous Event Deals. A link to view and claim the Event Deals will be emailed out prior to the race and can be found on the race page. If you choose to register at packet pick-up on race day, we cannot guarantee a race t-shirt. They will be available to race day registrants on a first come, first serve basis while quantities last.
Will there be medals for participants?
All half marathon finishers will this finisher medal!
We will do all we can to make sure each of our races is produced as planned, but runner safety is always our top priority. If we have to cancel a race because of weather or circumstances outside our control, refunds will not be issued.
Will there be professional photographers and photos for purchase?
Yes, professional photographers will be on site for the race and will provide photos for purchase.
Is this race a USATF Certified Course?
Yes, certification numbers for each distance are:
Race 13.1 - M016017DG
5k - M016018DG
Is there a time limit?
Yes. All participants must complete their race distance by 10:30am.
Will there be awards?
Awards will be given to male and female overall and age group winners based on chip time. Awards for the 5k can be picked up at the Race 13.1 Customer Service tent after 9am, and awards for the half marathon can be picked up after 10am. Winners must be present to receive their prize; awards will not be mailed out.
Age groups are as follows: 19 & under; 20-24; 25-29; 30-34; 35-39; 40-44; 45-49; 50-54; 55-59; 60-64; 65-69; 70-up.
An elite athlete may receive one comp entry if he or she meets the standards listed below:
- Time standards: 1:14:00 for males and 1:28:00 for females.
- Time standards must be met in the 12 months preceding the race date.
- Race 13.1 reserves the right to adjust time standards at any time.
When is packet pick-up?
Packet pick-up times for Race 13.1 St. Louis will be:
Can I pick-up someone else’s packet?
If you have a picture of their photo ID, yes you can. A picture on your phone works well!
How do I become a volunteer?
We need volunteers to make this event happen! All volunteers will be given a t-shirt! Please click the volunteer tab above for more information.
Will there be live tracking for my athlete?
Yes, we're excited to offer live tracking with SpotRacer! For more details click here.
Where can I find the results?
Results will be posted in real time on our website! We will also send you a text message during the race with a link to view the results after you finish.
Can I get a refund?
Refunds will not be issued for any reason. You may change your race distance, and you may transfer to another race up until 72 hours prior to Race Day. Please note: If you do not change your race distance either online or in person with a Race 13.1 staff member prior to the race start, you will be disqualified from the event.
What food and drinks will be on the course?
The course will have feature plenty of aid stations with water and sports drinks.
Will there be bathrooms on the course?
We will have at least one Port-A-John at each aid station on the course.
Can I wear headphones?
It is unsafe to wear headphones while running. Event organizers will not restrict headphone use and leave it up to the athlete on his/ her ability to follow direction while wearing headphone devices. If you do choose to wear headphones please keep the volume level down so you are able to hear and follow the direction of course volunteers. We have a unique course where you MUST listen to volunteers.