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What is the entry fee for the race?
There are 2 categories.
i. For 5K Race (with prize money) the registration fee is INR 399
ii. 5K Social is free to participate, one only needs to register
What is the minimum age to participate in the race?
Minimum age is 18 years. Those who are born on or before Nov 30, 2002 are allowed to participate in the race.
What are the race distances?
Race distance is 5 kms.
What is the last date for registration?
Last date to register is December 18, 2020
Can we do bulk registrations for our running group?
If you are part of a running group and more than 5 of you want to participate in the race, please reach out to us for bulk registrations.
Do I need to submit any proofs for age and identify?
For the 5K Race we require your proof of age, identity, and also link to the timing certificate of a past race. You can submit either - driving license, pan card, passport, or aadhar card.
What are the prize categories for the 5K RACE?
Prizes will be based on the age category. Prizes will be awarded for Top 5 Men and Top 5 Women each age category.
What are the age categories for the race?
18-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44 , 45-49, 50-54, 55-59 and > 60year
Is there a city wise winner as well?
We will not have city wise winners
Can I get a refund, if I don’t run?
Once registered for the competitive run, you can’t get a refund even if you don’t run.
Can I choose my own route?
Yes, you will have to choose your own route without any elevation gain/drop. Please ensure the route has open roads and visible sky so that GPS signals are clear. Erratic GPS recordings will be invalid and will not be considered for prize. Smaller loops such as those under 2kms run within a society/community/colony not valid. You cannot run on a treadmill.
Can I run on the treadmill?
No, runs on treadmills will not be accepted.
How do I show proof of my run?
Participants, once they have registered, need to join the Strava 5k Challenge for December 2020 and also join the Fast&Up Running Club on Strava. Your registered timing on Strava will be taken as final.
Can I run at any time of the day?
Yes, you can run any time during the days as mentioned below.
|Start Day||12 Dec 2020|
|End Day||20 Dec 2020|
How many times can I attempt the race?
We recommend two times, but you can run as many times during the race duration. Best of your times will be taken as shown in Strava 5k Challenge.
What are the other rules that I need to follow?
a. Be honest to yourself and run well.
b. You cannot stop the watch/device/app during the race, even if you take breaks.
c. Any manipulation with recorded GPS activity will result in invalidating your race timing entry.
d. Follow all the local rules set by authority around social distancing and public activity.
e. Please ensure your safety when running on roads.
How do I know my position in the race?
We will be publishing leaderboards across categories everyday on Race website. Data from Strava 5k challenge will be taken automatically.
How frequently do you update the leaderboards?
Leaderboards will be updated every morning at 6 AM.
Which all devices are qualified to record the timing?
a. For the competitive category - you will have to run with GPS watches that support FIT files such as Garmin, and Polar, and sync the data to Strava. You will also have to submit the FIT file for our validation if you win the prize. GPX files are not allowed.
b. For non-competitive categories - you can use any GPS watch to record your race. You will have to sync it to Strava. You can also use the Strava app.
Will I get a Finishers certificate?
Yes, all participants will get a Finishers e-certificate
What is the prize money?
a. Prize money will be given to runners who finish Top 5 positions in respective age categories (for both Men and Women).
|First Prize||INR 10,000|
|Second Prize||INR 7,500|
|Third Prize||INR 5,000|
|Fourth Prize||INR 2,500|
|Fifth Prize||INR 1,000|
b. There is no prize money for non-competitive category.
When will the results be announced?
Results will be announced after validation of FIT files by our team. It would take a few weeks. Please support us by sending FIT files as soon as we reach you for validation.
How do I get informed if I win the prize?
You will be notified through email and/or mobile. We will also announce it on our Race website.