Rules and Regulations

  • Entry fees are NON-REFUNDABLE. However, with a valid medical explanation, you may defer to next year’s race, subject to a $15 processing fee.You can manage a deferral by logging into your RunSignUp account.
  • Entry fees can be transferred from one participant to another, subject to a $15 transfer fee.  The deadline for transfers is March 3, 2017 (30 days prior to the event).  Runners keep the same bib number (and corresponding start corral) if already assigned.
  • You must register to participate in this event. If you are not wearing your bib number during the race, you will be considered a bandit runner and may be asked to leave the course. NO BANDITS!
  • You must show a photo ID to pick-up your race packet at the Health & Fitness expo on Saturday, April 1.  NO SUNDAY PACKET PICK-UP.
  • NO SUNDAY registration. If there are still spaces available, you may be able to register at the Health & Fitness Expo on Saturday, April 1.
  • NO TEAM ENTRIES accepted at Expo registration. If you plan to run as part of a team, you must pre-register by March 27, 2017.
  • Please train to be able to complete the Marathon in 7 hours and the Half Marathon in 3.5 hours. After these times, streets will reopen and runners and walkers who are not able to keep the 16:00/mi pace will need to proceed using sidewalks.
  • You must be at least 18 years old to run the Marathon .
  • You must be at least 12 years old to run the Half Marathon or the 4-Person Relay.
  • There is no age restriction for the 5K.
  • You must be 8th grade or younger to participate in the Covenant Kids Run.
  • You must be in good health and physically prepared to complete the course in the allotted time.
  • No coaches, skateboards, baby joggers, bikes, dogs or in-line skates will be allowed on the course.