Frequently Asked Questions

  • Are there age groups for the 5k or are all participants in the same group?

    • Yes there are age groups starting with men 14 and under.

  • Are there awards for each age group?

    • Yes, the top 2 participants in each age group will earn rewards

  • Are strollers allowed?

    • Pending, N/A

  • Where are the shuttle pickup locations?

    • Bus stops are on the Southside of Emens and drop off is in front of City Hall. 

  • Where is the start and finish of the 5k?

    • The start is in front of City Hall in Downtown Muncie and finishes in front of Emens Auditorium on Ball State’s campus. 

  • Are there timers for the race?

    • Yes, you will have a Chip Timer attached to your shoe/shoelace which will record your time over the span of the race.

  • Will water or gatorade be provided?

    • Yes, our sponsors have taken care of the water to provide to athletes running the race. 

  • What is the age range for the Kiddie 100?

    • The child must be 13 or under. 

  • When does the Kiddie 100 take place?

    • At halftime of the Ball State homecoming football game.

  • What happens if I am not able to accept my award?

    • We will mail it to you although we would prefer to hand it off to you.

  • Where should parents be during the Kiddie 100?

    • If the child is very young you may accompany your kid. Otherwise, you can watch from the stands or on the southeast corner of the field where the kids will exit after the event.

  • Is the virtual 5k monitored?

    • No, all you will need to do is send a photo proving that you ran/walked 3.1 miles and what time you did that in?

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