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FAQ Page

What's included with my race registration?
Registration includes a running jacket, finisher medal and a great post-race block party.

Can I switch from the 5 mile race to the half marathon or vice versa?
Yes! You can definitely switch races. Using a desktop or mobile browser (not the app): eventbrite.com/mytickets > malden half + 5 mile ticket > transfer > change registration type

Do you have a size chart for the jackets?
Yes, see below. The sizing is unisex. The jacket color is Pantone Cool Gray.

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What time does the race start?
The half starts @ 7:00am and the 5 Mile starts @ 8:00am.

Where is the course map?
We will post both course maps as soon as they are finalized.

What’s the water stop situation?
There will be a water or water/gatorade stop every two miles.

Is the course USATF certified?
Both courses will be certified before race day.

Who does the race benefit?
The Wounded Warrior Project & Malden Rotary Scholarship Fund.

How do I volunteer?
Volunteer registration will open in February. Please check back then.

When is bib pick-up?

Friday, 3/8 [5 - 8:00p]
Location TBD

Malden, MA

Saturday, 3/9 [12 - 4:00p] 

Location TBD
Malden, MA

Sunday, 3/10 [7:00a - 9:00a] 
Location TBD
Malden, MA

Can I pick up my friend's bib?
Yes, you can pick up a maximum of 5 bibs. You must bring everyone’s Eventbrite tickets.

Will there be a bag check?
Yes! Bag check will be located near the start.

How do I create a team?
maldenhalf.eventbrite.com > tickets > team > create team. After you create the team, tell your team mates to go here: maldenhalf.eventbrite.com > tickets > team > type team name > register. 

How do I join/change teams?
Eventbrite.com/mytickets > select race ticket > join/change team

Can I get a refund?
Sorry, all race fees are non-refundable and non-exchangeable to other events. We do however allow you to transfer you entry to someone else (see below).

How do I transfer or edit my registration?
Go here > select Malden Half ticket > edit > enter replacement runner's registration info (be sure to edit EVERY field including sex, date of birth, email address etc so the new runner is listed in the results properly) > check the box to send a confirmation to new runner > save.

Can you mail my jacket?
All race items must be picked-up at bib pick-up.

How do you calculate the finish time for awards?
We use gun time for awards and net time for order of finish. If you think you can win an award, line up in the front near the starting line.

How do you calculate the winning co-ed team's time?
We score the 1st Male, 1st Female plus next fastest M/F [using net times].