FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

Where do I pick up my packet? Packet pick-up is on the plaza next to the Safeco Field Garage on race day, from 5:00-6:30pm.

Where do I park? Your registration includes free parking at the Safeco Field Garage, located just south of the ballpark on Edgar Martinez Drive. Show your printed registration confirmation to the parking attendant for free parking during the event.

Additional paid parking is available at the Century Link Event Center Garage, located just north of the ballpark on Royal Brougham Way.

What about children? Only registered runners/walkers will be permitted on the course. Children who can complete a 5K on their own are more than welcome to register!

Can I bring a stroller? No, strollers are not permitted on the course.

Are dogs allowed? No, dogs are not allowed at this event.

Can friends and family come to cheer me on? Friends and family can spectate in designated areas of Safeco Field. Spectators will not be allowed in all areas of the course.

When does registration close? Space is limited to the first 1,500 participants. On-line registration closes on July 17, 2014 at 11:55 pm. If there is still space available, we will make on-site registration available on race day.

Once online registration closes, can I still register? We will do our best to accommodate race day registrations on-site.

Is there a clothing check? Yes, there will be a clothing check located on the plaza next to the Safeco Field Garage.

Is there team registration? Yes. When you register you will be given the option to create a team, join an existing team, or just register on your own.

Do I have to fundraise? No, you are not required to fundraise to participate in this event, but we hope you will! Money raised will directly support our violence prevention efforts, including our work with teens and youth across the state. And it’€™s easy to do —€“ start raising money today!

How do I turn in my donations? You can either raise money online; turn your donations in at packet pick-up on race day; or mail to us at: WSCADV, 500 Union St., Suite 200, Seattle, WA  98101. Thank you for your support!

If I can’€™t make it, will you refund my registration fee? No, registration for this event is non-refundable and non-transferable. If you cannot make it on race day, we will consider your registration a donation to the Washington State Coalition Against Domestic Violence.

Didn’€™t answer your question? Please email us at 5k@wscadv.org.