Bristow, VA


Question: How old must I be to race the half marathon?
Answer: The half marathon is open to all ages 12 and older. There are no age restrictions for the 5k. 

 Question: What time should I arrive at the race?
Answer: Please arrive at least 1 hour prior to the start of the race.

 Question: What is the course time limit?
Answer:  Runners must maintain at least a 16:30/mile pace.  The official course time limit for the half marathon is 3 hours and 40 minutes. Runners must clear Mile Marker #6 within 1:40 of their start time and Miler Marker #9 within 2:30 of their start time. If at any time a participant drops behind those time limits, the participant will either run a shortened course or will be picked up in the “bone collector” tail vehicle

 Question:  Are walkers allowed?
Answer: Yes, as long as they stay within the allotted time limit.

 Question: How do I contact a half marathon organizer?

 Question: Are dogs allowed?
Answer: We love K-9s, but we ask that you leave ‘FIDO’ at home for the safety and comfort of other runners.

Question: Registration Confirmation- How do I know if I am registered?
Answer: You can confirm your registration by signing into your account and viewing your current registrations. Final confirmation and race day information will be emailed to participants within 2 weeks before the event.

Question: Can someone else pick up my race material?
Answer: Yes, but that person must have a copy of your Photo I.D.

Question: What do I do if I cannot participate after I’ve registered?
Answer: Refunds and deferrals are not allowed, however there are transfer options. For more information, click here.

Question: How do my friends/family sign up for runner tracking?
Answer: Download and use the RaceJoy app. For more information, click here.