University of Maryland Shore Regional Health is looking for members to join their team for the 3rd Annual Komen Race for the Cure on Sunday, April 13 in Ocean City, MD.
Below is a listing of frequently asked questions about the event, which have been provided by Komen Race for the Cure. For additional information or to join Shore Regional Health’s team, call Melissa Kelly, Breast Center coordinator at 410-822-1000, ext. 5411.
Where is the Race site located?
The Ocean City Inlet Parking Lot, 807 South Atlantic Avenue, Ocean City, MD 21842
What is the Race route?
The Race route takes place entirely on the Ocean City Boardwalk. The Race begins in the inlet parking lot, continues up the Boardwalk and turns around at 17th street.
When does the Race begin?
7:00 am Survivor, Registration, Donation Tents Open
8:15 am Warm-up
9:00 am 5k (3.1 miles) Timed Run/Recreational Run
9:30 am 5k (3.1 miles) Walk/Family Fun Walk & Kids for the Cure
11:00 am Awards Ceremony
(all times are tentative)
Can I bring my dog to the Race?
For safety reasons (both the participants and your dogs’), it is asked that you not bring your dog to the Race.
Can I bring a stroller?
Strollers are permitted in the Family Fun Walk only.
What is the Registration fee?
Before Race day (Prior to April 13, 2014)
$35.00 Adult Registration (individual participants, or team members)
$40.00 Timed Runners with chip (not available on Race day)
$10.00 Kids for the Cure (for children age 11 and under)
On Race day, April 13, 2014
$45.00 Adult Registration (individual participants, or team members)
$15.00 Kids for the Cure (for children age 11 and under)
No Timed Registrations available on Race day
What are the deadlines?
Mail in: Wednesday, April 2, 2014
On-line: 1 p.m. on Saturday, April 12, 2014
Team Tailgate: Monday, April 7, 2014
Team Challenge Largest Number of Participant Award: Monday, April 7, 2014
Team Greatest Amount of Funds Raised Award: Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Where can I register?
You can register online at www.komenm.org, by mail, at walk-up registration or on Race day beginning at 7 a.m.
Walk-up registration will be held in Ocean City Friday, April 11 and Saturday, April 12, 2014. Time and location will be announced as it gets closer to the Race.
Race Day Registration:
At the Registration Tent located in the Inlet parking lot, beginning at 7:00 am.
I don’t want to register online. How can I get a paper registration form?
You can download a paper registration form at www.komenmd.org. One can be mailed to you by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or calling 410-938-8990.
Where do I mail my registration form?
Printed registration forms should be mailed to: Komen Maryland Ocean City Race for the Cure, c/o Hermes Sports & Events, 1624 St. Clair Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114
Can I register more than one person at a registration site?
Yes, bring payment and signed registration form for as many as you would like to our walk up registration site.
Do children have to register for the Race?
For safety and liability reasons, all people participating in the Race should be registered. Children (11 and under) can be registered for $10.00 before Race day and $15.00 on Race day through the Kids for the Cure program.
Where can I get a donation form?
You can download a donation form at www.komenmd.org
Where do I mail my donations?
Please mail completed donation form along with your checks or money orders to (no cash please):
Komen Maryland Ocean City Race for the Cure, 200 E. Joppa Road, Suite 407, Towson, MD 21286
Cash donations can only be turned in at walk up registration prior to Race day, or to the donation tent on Race day.
What should I do with my donations?
They can be mailed to the address listed above, dropped off at our walk-up registration site or dropped off on Race day.
When are the donation prizes given out?
Individual Donation Prizes are given out on Race day only.
SPECIAL PARKING INFORMATION
Where is handicapped parking?
Handicap parking is located in the Inlet lot, by permit only.