INFORMATION ABOUT THE RUN LIKE HELL!
read below to find many of our frequently given answers
A 3 1/2 HOUR TIME LIMIT FOR THE HALF MARATHON. ALL HALF MARATHON FINISHERS
RECEIVE A MEDAL. REGISTER FOR THE HALF MARATHON BEFORE OCTOBER 5TH AND
RECEIVE A COMPLIMENTARY TECH
GET THE VIP EXPERIENCE!
We are offering a very special VIP deal for our 2013 Run Like Hell!
VIP entry includes:
- Entry into the event
- Limited edition long-sleeved, half-zip technical shirt!
- Short-sleeved commemorative race shirt
- Private, heated and covered area to hang out in before and after the
- Catered breakfast after event provided by Madison's Grill
- Private bar with Lagunitas beer and mimosas
- Commemorative pint glass for beer (yours to keep)
- Private clothing check
- Special Terrapin Events bag for clothing check (yours to keep)
- Private bathrooms
- Private water and energy drink
- No waiting in lines for anything
REGISTER ONLINE NOW FOR THE VIP EXPERIENCE! Space is limited and registration closes at 11:59pm on Friday, October 11th
ABOUT THE KIDS EVENT:
The kids' "Run Like Heck" race is a non-timed 1/2 mile event
for children of all ages. The cost for this event is $5 without a t-shirt.
Parents are welcomed and encouraged to run or walk with their kids.
There is no cost for parents to run with kids. The kids event starts
and finishes where all the events finish, SW Broadway between Washington and Alder.
AFTER RACE PARTY / LIVE MUSIC / FOOD / BEVERAGE:
The after race party is free for all to attend. However, only participants
will receive the goodies at the party. All participants receive two
(2) tasty Lagunitas brews, some very yummy food provided by Madison's Grill, as
well as other great treats as part of their registration. There will
be live music at the after race party, band TBA.
CLOTHING CHECK / BIKE VALET AT THE EVENT:
There is a clothing check and bike valet at this event. We use organic
cotton bags for this instead of plastic bags and we re-use them so please
be sure to help keep costs down and return them to us. Your bib # will
match up with the numbers we have printed on the bag / bike. To
protect your belongings, only the person wearing the bib with the matching
# will be allowed to retrieve the belongings in the bag or the bike.
DOGS / PETS IN THE EVENT:
No Dogs or Pets are allowed in this event. However, service dogs
are permitted. If you would like to enter an event with your pup,
check out the Mt. Tabor
JOGGING STROLLERS IN THE EVENT:
Jogging strollers are permitted in this event. However, we ask
that you be respectful to the other participants and please start toward
IPODS / MP3 PLAYERS:
All of our events are music player friendly. However, please be
aware that you still need to be conscious of your surroundings which
include your fellow participants, emergency vehicles, and the random
vehicle that may be on the course.
HOW TO GET THERE / CARPOOL / PARKING / TRANSPORTATION:
The pre and post race area is at Pioneer Courthouse Square! PLEASE carpool, ride a bike or take Public transportation! The MAX stops at Pioneer Courthouse Square! Please go to TriMet.org to find out the best Public transportation routes. You can go to our Help Us Be Green page to find links to Portland bike routes.
The Half Marathon begins and ends on SW Broadway between Washington and Alder, in Downtown Portland. The 5k and 10k start on SW Broadway, near SW Taylor and finish where the half marathon does, on Broadway between Washington and Alder.
RACE TIMING / RESULTS:
This event is timed by AA sports. We are using a chip that will
be placed in your race bib. You do NOT have to return the chip, it is
yours to keep.
Results are usually produced fairly fast using this method but sometimes
there are glitches. We will post the results as fast as possible
and we continuously post the results as they are processed. You
will not show up in the results immediately after you cross the finish.
Results are typically posted near the band or the registration area.
Results will be posted online within 2-3 days after the event. You can
find them by clicking on the results link.
Any questions or changes regarding race results can be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
AWARDS / CEREMONY:
The award ceremony will take place at approximately 9:15am for the half
marathon and 9:45 for the 5k and 10k events. The award ceremony will
be for the Top 3 overall winners of each event and the overall master's
winners of each event only. The prizes for the age group winners will
be a vailable to pick up next to the stage during and after the award
We have awards for
the top 3 male and female overall finisher in each event as well as
the top 3 masters male and female in each event. There are age group
awards for top 3 finishers in each age category starting at 14 and under
and going in groups of every five years from age 15-80. (15-19, 20-24