305 Half Marathon city
FAQs
Answers to all of your pressing questions

Race Information

What is the age limit for the 305 Half Marathon & 5K?
Participants must be at least 14 years old to run the 305 Half Marathon & 5K.

Is there a limit on the number of participants in the races?
Yes, there is a race cap for both the 305 Half Marathon and 305K per city regulations. Make sure to sign up early to reserve your spot in the race.

Where can I find help in my training?
Training tips and sources of advice are available on our Training page.

What time does the 305 Half Marathon & 5K start?
The 305 Half begins at 6:15 a.m. and the 305K will start at 6:30 a.m.

Where is the 305 Half Marathon & 5K start and finish located?
The start is located on Ocean Drive at 11th Street and finishes at Lummus Park at Ocean Drive between 11th and 12th Streets.

Are iPods with headphones allowed on the course?
We do allow headphones, but recommend that participants using them take extra cautions for the safety of themselves and the participants surrounding them such as using a low volume and wearing only one earbud.

Can I run with a baby jogger, skateboard, bike or dog?
No, in consideration for the safety of all participants baby joggers, skateboards, bikes and animals are prohibited on the course.

How long is the 305 Half Marathon & 5K course open for?
The race course will be open for 3 hours and 30 minutes. Runners are expected to maintain a pace that will allow them to finish the course within that time. After that, runners will be able to finish the race on the sidewalk and will be treated like pedestrians.

Am I allowed to walk?
Yes, participants may walk but they must be able to complete the race by 9:45 a.m. Walkers must start behind the runners at the starting line. There is NO early start.

What time will the roads and lanes be closed for the race?
Road and lane closures will be posted. Visit our Parking & Directions page for the street list with times.

How many aid stations and what type of fluid replacements are offered?
There will be 11 aid stations along the course with plenty of water and sports drinks.

What do I do if I injure myself on the course?
There will be ambulance and bike EMS teams providing medical support along the course. Runners will have access to medical support at each aid station.

Will there be food at the finish line?
Yes, there will be a variety of food options available at the finish line festival. All race participants will have access to the food tent. Spectators will not have access.

Is the course USATF-Certified?
Yes, the 305 Half Marathon course is USATF certified.

Could you please send my email confirmation again? to How do I confirm my entry to the 305 Half Marathon & 5K?

After you register, you’ll receive a confirmation email. Please be sure and check your “junk” or “spam” filter and add the domain @LT.LIFE to your safe sender list. Alternatively you may confirm your entry here.

If I have feedback concerning the race, whom should I contact?
We appreciate feedback. If you have any comments about the race please email us at FLevents@lt.life.

Registration

Do you offer refunds, transfers or deferrals?
No refunds are permitted. However, you may transfer your race entry to another non-registered individual or defer your entry to the following year’s race (fee associated with both options). Please review the transfer and deferral policy here.

Can I register the day of the event?

If we have not sold out, we will be accepting last-minute race applications during Packet Pick , as well as onThere will be race day registration on race morning up until 45 minutes prior to race start.

Could you please send my email confirmation again?

  1. Sign Into RunSignUp
  2. Go to your Profile
  3. See your events under Upcoming Events
  4. Click Resend Confirmationnext to the registration that you would like to resend the confirmation email.
  5. Check the email listed in your Profilefor your registration confirmation

How do I change my race distance ?

The 305 Half Marathon & 5k has enabled online Event Distance Transfers (Switches) up through February 21, 2021

The Transfer Event option can be found by logging on to RunSignup, navigating to Profile > Upcoming Events > Manage Registration > Transfer Event.

On the Transfer Event page, you will see your Event Transfer Information.  Please confirm that the information is correct: Registration number, name, and current event.

Click on the Start Transfer button.  You will see the standard registration process where you can select the new Event distance for your Transfer. Click Continue and if any payment is needed for an up-switch, make your online credit card payment for the entry cost and processing fees. * There are no Event Transfer-switch fees, just entry cost difference and any applicable processing fees.

Once payment (if needed) is confirmed, you will receive a confirmation email for the new event.

No distance changes are guaranteed after the deadline, but we will try our best to accommodate your request. Please email our Athlete Services team for your options or visit us at Solutions at Packet Pickup.

How do I defer my race?

The 305 Half Marathon & 5K has enabled online Defer to 2022 Transfers up through February 21, 2021

The Defer Registration option can be found by logging on to RunSignup, navigating to  your Profile > Upcoming Events > Manage Registration > Defer Registration

On the Defer Registration page, you will see your Deferral Information and Total Payment. Please confirm that the information is correct: Registration number, name, and event.  Make your online credit payment for the $30+ Defer Fee + Processing and click on the “Confirm Deferral” button.  You will receive an email notification showing details of your deferral. This can be used to claim your deferral for next year.

Packet Pickup

Where do I pick up my packet?
All participants must pick up their race packets prior to race day. Click here for more details on packet pickup dates and locations.

What do I need to pick up my packet?
In order to pick up your packet you will need to have a photo ID.

Can I have someone else pick up my packet?
If you need to have someone else pick up your race packet, please provide the person who will be picking up your packet with a copy of your photo ID and YOUR email confirmation.

Results and Awards

Do all runners receive a reward for participating?
305 Half and 305K finishers will receive a commemorative finisher medal and will be eligible for age group awards. Following the race there will be live entertainment and an awards ceremony. All participants and spectators are invited to attend the post-race party.

Where can I find race results after the race?
Results of the 305 Half Marathon & 5K can be found at the results tent on race day. Results will also be posted online after the race.

Where do I find photos after the race?
Photos will be available on our results page shortly after the race.