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Race Information

Page last updated: Thursday, 10 July 2014.

Registration is open with early bird discounts!

The 2014 Susan G. Komen® Race for the Cure Austin will be held Sunday, November 16th in downtown Austin.
All fees are non-refundable and non-transferable, even in the event of inclement weather.
The Race is a 5k (3.1 miles), we also offer a 1 mile family walk.

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NEW FOR 2014 Donations Survivors
Updates Registration Info Timed Runners
Forms Packet Pickup Kids, skates, & pets
Post-Race Race Day Schedule Hotel Discounts


New for 2014:

Early bird discount registration is available through 10:30pm on July 31st, 2014.

      Updates

      Donations

      All donations on your behalf received by November 30, 2014 will be credited to your fundraising total.

      Cash or checks
      Checks can be mailed to our office. Cash or checks can be dropped off at the registration tent on Race day, or turned in at the office. A Race Donation Form must be included with any cash or check donations so we know to which participant or team to credit the donation.

      Mailed Race donations must be received by November 30, 2014 for donations to be credited toward your fundraising goal. Any forms received after that date will be counted as a general donation to the Austin Affiliate.

      Mailing Address:
      Komen Austin Race for the Cure
      PO Box 2164
      Austin, TX 78768

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      Forms

      2014 Race Registration Form (pdf)

      2014 Solicitud de Inscripcion para la Carrera (pdf)

      2014 Race Donation Form (pdf). This form must be included with any cash or check donations you receive/give.

      2014 Company Code Billing Agreement Form. For groups who wish to pay a portion of the registration fee for all team members.

      Hotel Discounts



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      Kids, skates, and pets

      For the safety of all participants inline skates and pets are discouraged from participating in this event. Thank you for your cooperation. We kindly request strollers and baby joggers join us for the 1-Mile Family Walk or stay to the back of the 5K Walkers. Children of all ages may not be on the course (walking, in a stroller, being held, etc) unless they are registered and a waiver has been signed by a parent or guardian. If your child is less than a year old please enter their age as "1".

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      Packet Pickup (BYOB, bring your own bag/box)

      PLEASE NOTE THAT "PACKET PICKUP" REFERS TO SHIRTS AND BIBS ONLY.

      Contents: T-shirt, safety pins and Race bib. Shirts are available on a first-come, first-served basis. Size preference is not guaranteed nor reserved. Pick up your packet early to get your size! Our t-shirts are ordered two months before registration begins from Komen National's distributor, and we are not able to special order based on registrations.

      Can someone pick up my packet for me? Yes, they will need to know the name you registered with, i.e. no nicknames.

      When is the Team Captain packet pickup by appointment? Information is available on the Team Captain Tools page.

      Location and Dates:

      TBD

      Race Day Schedule (subject to change). All times AM unless otherwise indicated.

      6:00: Registration tent opens
      6:30: Survivor tent opens. Survivor breakfast starts.
      7:30: Timed runners, wheelchair and handcycle participants start.
      7:45: Opening ceremonies.
      8:00-10:00: Untimed participants can begin at any time during this two hour period.
      10:01: START LINE CLOSES TO ALL PARTICIPANTS and Registration tent closes.

      Registration Information

      METHOD DEADLINE NOTES

      ONLINE

      Friday, November 14th at 10:00pm. Please note you must begin the registration process by 9:50pm in order to ensure you won't be kicked out of the system.

      *If you register as a Sleep In participant past the shipping deadline (October 30 at 5pm) your packet will arrive in January.

      Only one email per primary participant can be used. If you wish to register multiple family members using one email, all must be registered during the same transaction.

      BY MAIL Postmarked by October 30th at 5pm. No exceptions.
      IN PERSON Available during Packet Pickup, and on Race Day.  

      ALL fees are non-refundable, and non-transferable. Fees are same for 5k or 1 mile walk.

      FEE
      COST NOTES
      Registration: ONLINE ADULT $45 Adult is 13 and up.
      Registration: ONLINE CHILD $35 Child is 12 and under.
      Registration: PAYING BY CASH OR CHECK (BY MAIL OR IN PERSON) ADULT $50 This refers to registering at packet pick up and paying with cash or check, or registering with any form of payment on Race Day.
      Registration: PAYING BY CASH OR CHECK (BY MAIL OR IN PERSON) CHILD $40 This refers to registering at packet pick up and paying with cash or check, or registering with any form of payment on Race Day.
      Registration: Sleep In ALL $50 Price includes shipping fee.

      Shipping

      Deadline to request is October 30th at 5pm.

      $8.50 PER PACKET Packets will be shipped in early November. *If you register as a Sleep In participant past the shipping deadline your packet will arrive in January. A USPS recognized mailing address MUST be provided. All packets that are returned will not be re-shipped, and will be available for pick up at the office.
      Chip Timing Services $5.00 For all timed participants.

      Survivors

      Please join us on Race Day at the Survivor Tent for a delicious breakfast buffet, fun giveaways, as well as other great activities and goodies. All information subject to change.

      Location: TBD

      Survivor Tent Time: 6:30am-11am. Live Music begins at 7:30am.

      Survivor Group Pictures: 7:15am, and 9:15am.

      Survivor Tent Guest Policy: Survivors plus one guest only in the Survivor Tent. Each Survivor may pick up two “Pink” bracelets for Tent admittance from the Survivors table at Packet Pick Up, the Survivors Celebration or at the Survivors Tent. We are sorry to limit the number who can come in, but this tent is for our Survivors. All food, drink, gifts have been donated to the Survivors. We want to make sure that all of our Survivors have the opportunity to enjoy this love fest heaped on them!

      • Survivor Breakfast Tickets: Each Survivor and each (1) guest will receive one food ticket upon entering the Survivor Tent. This entitles the Survivor and their one guest to select a meal from our food sponsors, either from My Fit Foods or from RK Group.

      Survivor Goodie Bag: These bags may be picked up at Registration, at the Survivor’s Celebration Dinner or at the Survivor’s Tent the morning of the Race. The Survivor goodie bags are filled with fabulous donations and gifts from many wonderful people and businesses.

      Survivor's Path: Watch for volunteers with directional signs towards the Race Finish. They will direct all Survivors to a Survivor’s Path that is inspirational as we cheer on our amazing race finishers!

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      Timed Runners

      Timed runners will again have a start time before all non-timed runners and walkers. The timed 5K event will begin 7:30am. Start line is located at TBD. If you run the timed race, then walk the course with untimed family or friends you will create problems with your timed results so please remove the D-Tag chip from your shoe after your timed race. Timed bibs are blue and have D-Tag chip which must be attached to your shoe.

      Post-Race

      Timed results:

      Timed results are available via mychiptime.com.

      2013 Photos:

      All photos are courtesy of volunteer photographers. Photos will be posted to our Flickr account, http://www.flickr.com/photos/komenaustin, beginning 25 November. Thank you for your patience.

      Still have questions? Contact us at info@komenaustin.org.

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