FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
When is the run?
Saturday, March 10th, 2018
What is the distance?
5k, 10K and a Kids .5 mile Fun Run
How much does it cost?
C-Trail Kids $15 (10 & under)
10K - $35 until 2/26/18 @ 11:59 p.m.
10K - $40 2/27 until 3/8/2018 @ 5 p.m.
10K - $45 3/9 & 3/10 @ packet pickup only
5K - $30 until 2/26/18 @ 11:59 p.m.
5K - $35 2/27 until 3/8/2018 @ 5 p.m.
5K - $45 3/9 & 3/10 @ packet pickup only
There are no t-shirt orders available after February 26th, 2018
Where is the run?
Centennial Trail Trailhead in Lake Stevens East of Mt. Pilchuck Elementary
13205 20th St. NE, Lake Stevens
Is the run a sanctioned event?
Yes, we are sanctioned by the USATF
Is the course certified?
Yes, the 5K and 10K course has been professionally measured and certified
Is it a chipped run?
Yes, timed by Tortoise and Hare
Can I walk?
Yes, all participants must be off the trail by 11:30am
What time does it start?
6:30am: Vendor Set-up
7:00am: Registration/packet pickup opens
7:55am: C Trail Kids .5 mile (10 & under) begins
8:05am: Runner Warm-Up
8:15am: 10K begins
8:20am: 5K begins
11:30am: All Race participants must be off the course/vendor take down (earlier if race director determines all participants are done)
Can I register the day of?
Yes, registration opens at 7am
Where do I park?
There is parking at the trailhead and street parking nearby
What sizes do the T- shirts come in?
Women's and Men's small, medium, large and extra large
What is the fabric of the T-shirts?
They are a Sport-Tek short sleeved T-Shirt, 100% polyester
What does the money raised go towards?
This event will help to increase Chamber visibility in the community as well as supporting chamber events and operation of the chamber office. A portion of the proceeds will go towards the Stephen R. Covey “Leader In Me Program” at some of our LSSD Schools. Teaching our kids to be future leaders!
How many years has this run been going on?
This will be our sixth annual run
Are there swag bags?
Can I sponsor this event? What are my benefits with sponsorship?
Sponsorship information is located here!
Why the funny names for sponsorship?
To make it more fun!
What if it rains?
The run will be held rain or shine
How do I register?
Online at active.com.
What form of payment do you take?
credit card or pay pal
Do the top winners get an award?
There is a prize for the top 3 winners each in the 5 and 10k.
Are there medals?
Yes, all finishers will receive a medal
How many people can register?
We have a maximum of 250 people
Can kids run and walk?
Yes. Kids must be registered (unless in a stroller).
Can dogs/pets run and walk?
Unfortunately our Sanction insurance does not allow pets on the course.
How is this event being publicized?
Through numerous ways including; the chamber office and website, various running sites, local newspapers, sports facilities, and through 75+ local business with posters and event postcards.
Are there porta potty's?
Yes, porta potty's will be available at the start and finish of the run. There is also a restroom at approximately the 2.8 mile marker at the Machias Trailhead.
Will there be an aid car there?
Local EMT is close by, and we will have a medic on site
Will there be hydration stations?
Yes, there will be water stations at the 5k and 10k turn, as well as at the end of the run.
Will there be fuel (other than water) stations?
Only water stations are on the course, there will be light bites at the end of the race.
Will there be mile markers along the way?
Yes, there will be markers at each mile .
Can I sign up to volunteer?
Do volunteers get anything for their time?
We supply your morning coffee and a muffin.
Will it be safe to cross the roads during the run?
The run on the C trial crosses over two roads, there will be road guards at each road.
What if I get injured during the run?
We will have a medic on hand at the start & finish line, as well as a volunteer biking the course.
Will there be a gear check?
Yes, we can keep small items if you provide your own bag, or small items can go into the race envelope and we can keep that for you.
Can I pick up my registration packet early?
You may pick up your registration packet starting at 7 am on March 10th, the day of the run.
Will there be vendors at the finish line?
Yes, we will have a limited number of vendors