FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
(Find the answers to your questions below)
We registered for the cancelled 2020 event, what happens to our registration money paid?
If you have already registered, we will automatically forward payments to the 2022 race in Race Roster. You should receive an e-mail when this process is complete.
What is the date of the cb5k run/walk?
The Crystal Beach 5K is held on the second Saturday of October each year. This year’s date is October 8th, 2022!
Who can register?
Anyone! The Crystal Beach 5K also has a 1K Kids Run that begins at 10:15am.
How can I pay?
The Crystal Beach 5K is proud to offer online registration through Race Roster.
Do I need a medical certificate?
A medical certificate is not needed to participate in the Crystal Beach 5k run/walk
What time does the race start?
The Kids Fun Run starts at 10:15am in front of Sneakers on Erie Rd.
The Crystal Beach 5K starter pistol goes off at 11:00am in front of Sneakers on Erie. Rd.
Where does the race start?
There is a new start this year! We will start and finish in front of Sneakers, 4020 Erie Rd.
What is the timing system?
The Crystal Beach 5K is proud to be a “bib-chip” event.
Where should I park?
The best place to park is on Erie Rd. in the parking lot across from Sneakers
Are there refreshments along the course?
Yes! The Water Wagon will be set up to provide water before and after the race, there will be a water station on the course, and participants can get a beer at Sneakers at the post-race party!
Where can I see pictures of the race?
The pictures and link to results will be posted on our Facebook page after the event.
Where are the washrooms?
There will be indoor washrooms and port-o-potties set-up at Sneakers.
Where is the post race party?
The post-race party with live music, results, and a cash BBQ will be outside at Sneakers on Erie Rd.
What is an “out-and-back course“?
It means that the race starts and finishes at the same place.
If I signed up as a walker, can I run?
NO!! If you have signed up as a walker you must only walk. If you signed up as a runner, you can run or walk.
Where do I pick-up my race package?
There will be a table set-up inside Sneakers for package pick-up the day before on October 7th 4-7pm and in the morning on the day of the race before it begins.
I still have unanswered questions, where can I get help?
Prior to the race, you can e-mail inquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org
On race day, look for volunteers wearing CB5K shirts at the race.