FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

Registration

Can I register by mail?

No, all registrations must be completed online. However, walk up registrations will be available on race day until 7:45 am

Can I register on race day?

Yes, you can register on race day until 7:45 am however runner’s swag bag and/or runner’s shirts are on a first come first serve basis for race day registrations.

What is the refund policy?

The Bohicket Half & 5K adheres to standard running industry policy which dictate that registration fees are non-refundable. However, you may transfer your registration to another runner in the same or shorter run distance. Click here and on the Bohicket Half Marathon & 5K, click “Manage Registration” to transfer your registration. All transfers must be done before November 13, 2019 at 11:59 PM. You may not transfer your number to another runner for any reason without notifying the Bohicket Half Marathon and 5K  on the link provided. You may defer your registration by completing a race deferral form. To defer your registration click here and on the Bohicket Half Marathon & 5K, “Manage Registration”.

Will race packets be mailed?
Race packets will not be mailed but can be picked up at packet pick-up.
Can I pick up another runners packet?

Yes, you may pick up another runner’s packet.

Awards, Shirts, & Medals

Are t-shirts included in the registration fee?

Yes, gender specific shirt will be available for the runners who register for the race before November 7, 2019. We cannot guarantee shirts for those that register after that date.

Are awards based on gun time or chip time?
Overall awards are based on gun time and age group awards are based on chip time.
What awards will be given?

Awards for male and female overall  top 3 finishers, male and female masters, male and female grand masters, male and female freat grand masters, and male and female top 3 age group awards from 14 and under to 80 and above in 5-year age groups.

Race Info

How many runners are expected?

We expect to hit our event capacity of 500 runners total for both events in 2019.

Are walkers, strollers, or dogs allowed?

Walkers and strollers are allowed in the 5k and in the half marathon. Both must start at the back and must be off the course in 3.0 Hours.  Dogs are not allowed in the event.

What if it rains or there is a bad weather event?
Both runs will take place rain or shine. There will be no weather-related refunds. The event can be cancelled if the Race Committee determines the course is unsafe due to poor weather conditions.
Where do I park for the race?

Parking will be at the Bohicket Marina, a field near the entrance to the Marina, and at the Seabrook Island Town Hall.

What is the course elevation?

The highest course elevation is no more that 5 feet.

Is there a post race ceremony?

Yes, there will be a post-race awards ceremony at 9:30 for the 5K. and the half marathon at 11:00.

There will also be music, free beer, and food available after the event!

Volunteering and Sponsoring

Can I sign up to be a volunteer?

Yes, you can volunteer and receive a free race shirt. Click here to volunteer.

Are there sponsorship opportunities available?

Yes.  We have various sponsorship opportunities available as well as booth access during the event.  Please contact vpraces@charlestonrunningclub.com for more info.

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Registration opens January 27, 2019