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© 2019 by Freehold Area Running Club  For Questions /  Contact us at farcnj@gmail.com

NOV 29 / 11AM

FIGHT HUNGER IN YOUR HOMETOWN

BENEFITS THE FREEHOLD OPEN DOOR

FOOD PANTRY

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Q:WHAT DO I GET WITH REGISTRATION?

A: GOOD QUESTION. NOT ONLY DO YOU GET THE FUN AND EXCITEMENT OF RUNNING A RACE FULL FROM TURKEY AND STUFFING THE DAY AFTER THANKSGIVING, BUT YOU GET TO EXPERIENCE A CLASSIC RACE IN A HISTORIC NJ TOWN. 

ALL RUNNERS WILL RECEIVE A LONG SLEEVE RACE SHIRT COMMEMORATING THE 34TH ANNUAL BORN TO RUN 5 MILE RACE, IN ADDITION TO CHIP TIMED RESULTS, ACCESS TO OUR VENDOR EXPO, AND OUR EVER POPULAR BTR5 RED BANDANAS! AND DON'T FORGET OUR NEW 2019 BTR5M FINISHER MEDALS!! 

Q:WHAT DO I DO WITH THE BTR5 BANDANA?

 

A: WEAR IT. WEAR IT LOUD AND PROUD DURING THE RACE JUST LIKE THE BOSS HIMSELF WOULD. 

Q:WHAT CHARITY DOES THIS RACE BENEFIT?

A: IN ADDITION TO SUPPORTING THE COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM VIA THE FREEHOLD AREA RUNNING CLUB, PROCEEDS FROM THE RACE WILL GO DIRECTLY TOWARDS FREEHOLD AREA OPEN DOOR FOOD PANTRY. TO LEARN MORE ABOUT FREEHOLD AREA OPEN DOOR FOOD PANTRY, CLICK HERE

Q:CAN I SNAG MY RACE NUMBER AND SHIRT BEFORE RACE DAY?

A: WE LOVE EARLY BIRDS. NUMBERS, BANDANAS AND SHIRTS CAN BE PICKED UP AT RUNNER'S HIGH MONDAY & TUESDAY (4PM-7PM), AND WEDNESDAY (12PM-5PM) OF RACE WEEK. FOR DIRECTIONS TO RUNNER'S HIGH IN FREEHOLD, CLICK HERE

Q:I'M OLD SCHOOL. CAN I HAVE MY RACE NUMBER AND SWAG MAILED DIRECTLY TO ME?

A: NOPE SORRY. WE WANT TO SEE YOUR SMILING FACE...EVEN THOUGH IT MIGHT HAVE TURKEY REMNANTS ON IT. 

 

 Q:I'VE GOT FRIENDS. CAN I HAVE ONE OF THEM PICK UP MY RACE NUMBER AND SWAG?

A: YOU'VE GOT SOME GOOD BUDS. YES, WITH A COPY OF A VALID DRIVERS LICENSE AND A COPY OF THE RACE ENTRY CONFIRMATION FROM RUN SIGNUP, YOU CAN HAVE SOMEONE ELSE GRAB YOUR GEAR. 

 Q:WHAT IF IT IS BAD WEATHER?

A: GET SOME MITTENS, DOUBLE DOWN ON THOSE SOCKS AND BUNDLE UP. WE RUN, RAIN OR SHINE!!

 

 Q:CAN I RUN WITH A STROLLER?

A: WE LIKE KIDS. BUT UNFORTUNATELY NOT STROLLERS ARE PERMITTED.

Q:CAN I RUN WITH A DOG?

A: WE LIKE DOGS EVEN MORE. BUT UNFORTUNATELY NO DOGGOS! BUT YOU CAN FEEL FREE TO BRING YOUR FURRY FRIENDS TO THE VENDOR EXPO BY THE FINISH LINE. 

Q:I'M SPEEDY. WHAT IS THE AWARD BREAKDOWN?

A: PRIZES WILL BE AWARDED TO THE OVERALL TOP THREE ON BOTH THE MALE AND FEMALE SIDES, ALONG WITH THE TOP THREE  MALE/FEMALE AGE-GROUPERS IN 5 YEAR INCREMENTS. PRIZES WILL ALSO BE AWARDED TO THE TOP THREE MALE AND FEMALE RACEWALKERS.