Q. Is this the run and walk that is normally the first Saturday in May at Centennial Park in Waukee? A. Yep! We moved the date and location this year.
Q. How far is a 5K? A. 3.1 miles or about 6,250 steps.
Q. Are costumes welcome? A. Absolutely! Help us promote organ, eye and tissue donation during the event by wearing your favorite shades of green. Green shorts, green shoes, green hats, green body paint, green accessories you name it — if it’s green, wear it!
Q. What will be included in my race packet? A. Your packet will have your running bib (registered runners) and safety pins. You’ll also pick up your beanie.
Q. Can I run with my 4 legged friend? A. We were unable to get insurance to cover animals on course and therefore cannot allow dogs or any other animals to run with you. Sorry!
Q. Can I run with a stroller/headphones/dog on a leash? A. Yes/Yes/No
Q. Is there an age limit on how young or old a competitor can be? A. No. But, please check with your doctor first.
Q. Do children under 5 years old receive a beanie? A. Children ages 5 and under are FREE, therefore, will NOT receive a free beanie.
Q. Are there refunds? A. Unfortunately, we are not able to issue refunds for this event.
Q. Can a registration be transferred to another name? A. If your name changes- sure. Otherwise- no, sorry.
Q. Can I pick up someone else’s packet? A. If you wish to pick up someone’s packet other than your own you must bring their confirmation email and a note from them stating you have permission to pick up their packet.
Q. When and where is packet pick-up? Friday, April 20th at Iowa Donor Network, 320 Adventureland Dr, Altoona from 12PM – 6PM
Q. I still have questions after reading this- who can I contact? A. No problem- write us! Info@TheGreen5K.com