Sunburst Races

Sat September 25, 2021 South Bend, IN 46601 US
FAQs - Registration & Pre-Race

Do I get a t-shirt?

As long as you are registered on or before September 3rd, you are guaranteed a shirt. If you miss the deadline you are welcome to stop by the T-Shirt Table at packet pickup where extra shirts will be available on a first come/first serve basis.

Are kids able to participate? 

Yes – if they meet age requirements. To participate in the 5K or 10K, they must be at least 6 years of age on race morning. To participate in the half marathon, they must be at least 10 years of age on race morning.

Are strollers allowed?

No – due to safety concerns, no wheels of any type are allowed in any event. In addition, items like baby wraps, slings – any type of carrier – are also not allowed as all participants need to be a minimum of 6 years of age on race morning.

Are pets allowed? 

No – although we love dogs, due to safety concerns, they are not allowed in any event. 

I need to book a hotel, can you recommend one?

We can, please visit hotel options here.

Can I register on race day?

As long as we have not exceeded our participant cap in the event you’d like to run, yes you can.  Give yourself extra time to complete this process and please be aware that there will not be a race shirt available for you. We do recommend that participants register prior to race day.

When and where is packet pickup?

Packet pickup will take place on Friday, September 24th from 12pm-8pm at Four Winds Field. Please note that social distancing and other COVID-19 protocols will be in place.

Can someone else pick up my packet?

Yes – just be sure to share your bib number with the person picking up your packet.

Where is the best place to find additional race related information?

The two best places to find information is right here as well as the emails that come from As we get closer to race day more and more emails will be sent. While we know it can be tempting to unsubscribe from the mailing list, we would encourage you not to do that so you don’t miss important information and updates.


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