Race Day

April 1, 2017

Frequently Asked Questions


Application Process/Registration


Will refunds be offered?
We are unable to offer refunds.

Do you accept credit cards for payment?
Payment by credit card is available through the active.com registration site.

What are the age requirements for participation in a Centerpoint Half Marathon event?
The Centerpoint Half Marathon has adopted the following age participation policies by event distance: 12 and older for the half marathon. All youth race participants under the age of 18 must have parent or guardian's signed authorization on the official event application & waiver.

What are the age requirements for participation for the 5K Challenge and Kids Fun Run?
There is no age restriction on the 5K or Kids Fun Run.

May I register on race day?
There will be race day registration and race day packet pickup for all races.

Can a friend pick up my packet for me?
Yes.

I am entered in the race but recently incurred an injury and will be unable to compete. Can I defer my participation to next year?
No. We do not offer deferments or refunds.

Do I need a qualifying time to enter the Centerpoint Half Marathon?
No.

Is the Centerpoint Half Marathon walker-friendly?
Yes. The Centerpoint Half Marathon is open to all competitors, with few restrictions. Please note that all participants must maintain an 18-minute per mile pace throughout the course.


Race Day


I do not have a bib number. Can I run the race as an unofficial entrant?
No, you must be officially registered with a bib number to register.

What are the locations for the portable toilets?
Portable toilets are located in the start/finish line area and along the course.

What are the types and where are the locations for the replacement fluids?
Water and sports drink stations are set up throughout the length of the course. Fluids will be supplied at race start and finish and the following locations: Mile 2, 4, 6, 9, and 11.

Can I use a baby jogger?
Strollers are allowed only on the 5K course.

How long will the finish be open?
The race will have a 4 hour time limit.

How can I review results at the end of the race?
The race results will be posted online as soon as htey are available on this website.

Is there a course time limit for participants?
Yes. You must maintain an 18 minute mile.