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Registration & Packet Pick Up Questions

How do I register?

You may register either online, in person at packet pick up or at the race from 6:45-7:30.

When are Packet Pickups?

Thursday, 8/23/2018, 10:30am-1pm @ Hobson Realtors

Friday, 8/24/2018, 2pm-7pm @ Forrest Spence Fund Office

Can I register at a packet pick up location?

Yes, you can register at either packet pickup or on Race Day.

Can I pick up a packet for a friend of family member?

Yes, Please know the Birthdate for verification when picking up packets for others.

Are credit cards and checks accepted at packet pick-ups or the day of the race?


How early should I register if I want to pick up my packet at an advanced packet pick up?

Online Registration ends at midnight on Thursday August 23, 2018. Last day to mail in your registration is Saturday, August 18, 2018.

Can I register on race day?

We will also do day of registration ($5 more) and packet pick-up on Saturday, August 26th from 6:30-7:45 at Memphis Botanic Garden.

Am I guaranteed a race shirt?

Only participants that have registered prior to August 21, 2018 are guaranteed the race shirt size they requested during the registration process. Packet Pick up and Race Day sign ups are not guaranteed the shirt size of their choice, shirts will be given on a first come first serve basis. We will do our best to get everyone the shirt size they want.

Will I be able to change my shirt size?

You will not be able to exchange your shirt until after the race. You will be given the shirt size you ordered during registration; if any shirts remain, we will try to accommodate your need.

What type of timing is being used?

Start 2 Finish Event Management will be using MyLaps disposable Bib Tag System.

Race Day Questions

Where is the race located?

Memphis Botanic Gardens. 750 Cherry Rd. Memphis, TN 38117

What is the race course?

See a map of the course on our race page on our website. Course Map

What time does the race start?

8:00 AM

Where is the race start?

Gravel Road off of Cherry outside the Botanic Gardens Pavilion

What if it is raining on race day?

The race will happen rain or shine

When should I arrive?

If you have not picked up your packet at a packet pick up, you may do so the day of the race between 6:45 and 7:30.

Where do I park?

See Parking Page

Are walkers allowed to participate?

Yes, please start towards the end of the pack. Please no pets, bikes, skate boards, or skates. Strollers are welcome.

When are the awards?


Schedule of Events

See schedule of events page

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