FAQ's

Registration & Packet Pick Up Questions

How do I register?
You may register either online, at early packet pick up, or at the Oxford YMCA on race day.
What is the easiest way to register?
Registering online is the easiest way to sign up
Can I register at a packet pick up location?
Yes
Can I pick up a packet for a friend of family member?
Yes
Are credit cards accepted at packet pick ups?
Yes
When and where do we pick up our packets?
You may pick up your packets early at the Oxford Activity Center located at 400 Price St.
Should participants pick up their packets early?
YES, please plan to pick up your packet early.
Am I guaranteed a race shirt?
All pre registered participants are guaranteed the race shirt size they requested during the registration process. Race Day and Packet Pick up 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.
What type of shirts are being given?
The 2017 Double Decker Spring Run 5k/10k race shirt will be a short sleeve cotton shirt. Please order accordingly.
Will I be able to change my shirt size?
You will not be able to exchange your shirt until after the race. We will have an area for shirt exchange after the race for those wishing to exchange their shirts. You will be given the shirt size you ordered during registration, sorry but no exceptions.
How can I get a race shirt if I do not want to participate?
You may register as a participant to receive a race shirt and goody bag. You do not have to compete if you do not wish to do so. You may pick up your shirt and bag at the early packet pick up.
What will we receive at packet pick up?
You will receive your race shirt, race number w/ timing tag, and race goody bag.
What type of timing is being used?
Start2Finish Event Timing will be timing the event. Your timing chip will be on the back of your racing number bib. Participants must where their number on the FRONT of their outer most garment. Participants must wear a race number bib to get an official time and be included in the results.

Race Day Questions

Where is the race located?
Oxford YMCA, 703 N. Lamar, Oxford, MS 38655
What time does the race start?
10k-7:30am 5k-7:45am
Is there a time limit for the races?
No, there is not a time limit for the either race.
Can I walk and not run?
Yes, you may walk either event. You will receive a bib and time just like everyone else.
Where is the race start?
Both races will begin on N. Lamar ave adjacent to the Oxford YMCA.
What if it is raining/snowing on race morning?
The race will happen rain, snow or shine
When should I arrive?
Most runners plan to arrive at an event 1 hour prior to race start time. If you have not picked up your packet at a packet pick up, please arrive at least 1 hour in advance of race start.
How long will it take to find a place to park?
Around 5-15 minutes. Please arrive early. Parking is limited. If you arrive 5 minutes before scheduled race start, you will more than likely miss the race. Plan to arrive early.
Where do I park?
Parking will be located around the Oxford YMCA and surrounding areas.
Are baby joggers/baby strollers allowed in the race?
Yes, please start towards the end of the pack
Are walkers allowed to participate?
Yes, please start towards the end of the pack
Are runners allowed to run with dogs?
Dogs are not allowed at the Double Decker Spring Run 5k/10k
Can we participate as a relay team?
No, relay teams are not allowed.
When are the awards?
9:15am
What are the award categories?
Please see the awards page on the website.
Will male and female categories be awarded prizes?
YES, both male and female categories will receive awards

If you have any other questions, please contact Daniel@s2fevents.com

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