Are dogs/strollers allowed? All friendly, leashed dogs are welcome! We just ask that you please clean up after any messes.
What if it's raining? We are committed to making sure the CleftStrong 5k takes place rain or shine! Only in extreme cases, will the event get postponed or canceled. Should severe weather be a problem, please check our website for any changes.
Can I dress up? Yes! In fact, we will award the most creative dressed participant after the race. The future's so bright, you gotta wear shades! Come dressed in your favorite 80's style!
Can I register more than one person under one transaction when I register online? Yes. If you do not wish to register as a team, simply click on INDIVIDUAL and add each person to your cart by clicking on the ADD ANOTHER button at the bottom of the page. This will allow you to register as many participants under one transaction as you like.
Can I register as a team? Yes! If you register online now through October 11, 2018, you may choose to register everyone online under one transaction or have all others join under their own separate transaction. A team is created by a team captain. Decide who wants to create the team and that person will create a password and team name. It is important to remember your password so that you may give it to anyone wanting to join your team by registering on their own.
To create a team: Click the Team Button Select Team Captain Create a Team name and password Register as many team members on one transaction by clicking Add Another at the bottom of the registration page and then Register Teammate --OR-- Give additional team member(s) the team name and password to join the team by registering on their own.
To join a team: Click the Team button Select Register Teammate Enter the team name and password designated by the team captain and complete the transaction. If you would like to register more than one teammate, simply click Add Another at the bottom of the registration page.
Round up everyone you know - you just might win our largest team prize!
Is there a fundraising team option? Yes! Co-workers, family, friends, and WHOEVER ELSE may support the cause and their favorite CleftStrong walker/runner under this option. To start, CLICK HERE to create your fundraising team!Once your team has been created, you will receive a confirmation email with a link to begin sharing!
Because giving is contagious, we will be awarding the person who raises the highest donation total amount!
My company would like to become a corporate sponsor by sponsoring a team of employees. How can we register as a corporate sponsor? Thanks so much for your interest in supporting this year's event! Please click HERE to request a sponsorship package containing more information on the connected benefits your company will receive in exchange for its support and instructions on how to register as a corporate team.
What is your refund policy? Unfortunately, we can not offer refunds. Please make sure to pick up your race goodies either at early packet pick up or race day pick up! You can transfer your registration to someone else up to one month prior to race day with a small processing fee.
Why don't I see a t-shirt size option at online registration? We're sorry! If you do not see a t-shirt size option at online registration, we have passed the deadline to have a shirt made for you in your size. We will have a limited supply of shirts available on race morning that will be distributed on a first come first serve basis while supplies last.
I can not make it to San Antonio on race day. Is there a way for me to still participate? Be our next Virtual Racer! Click HEREto register as a virtual racer by 11:59 p.m. CST, September 21, 2018! Your race day goodies will be mailed to you before the race. Sharing the experience virtually is made easy at #cleftstrong5k via Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram. See you there!
How do I get a customized race day bib with my name or team name? We will automatically have a customized race day bib made for you when you register online by 11:59 p.m. CST, September 21, 2018! Customizing takes time and unfortunately this means there is a deadline. If you register after September 21, 2018, you will get a race bib, but we will not be able to have it customized for you.
What are the times we need to know for race day? Gates Open for pre-race festivities, last minute registration/packet pick up and race day timing device pickup: 7:30 a.m. CST Opening Ceremony and the National Anthem: TBD Race Start time: 8:30 a.m. CST Closing Ceremony and Awards: 9:45 a.m. CST End time: Approximately 10:30 a.m. CST