Frequently Asked Questions

Questions (answers below):

How can I enter?
How can I make changes to my entry?
What time does the event start?
How do I pay?
What if I don’t make it? Can I have a refund?
I want to enter as a team what do I do?
Can I enter on race morning?
Will there be water stations?
Will there be toilets?
Can I bring a pram along to the walk/run event and participate?
How fit do I have to be?
Are pets allowed?
How will I know what time I ran/walked?
Who does the money go to?
Who is running the event?
Can I make a donation to the appeal on the day?
What are the age restrictions?
Will there be food/drink for sale?
Where is the Venue Located?

 

Answers:

How can I enter?

What time does the event start?
8:30am. Parking may be tight so please allow extra time.

How do I pay?

On line entry up to 27 Feb 2015 – midnight, credit card On the day Entry Cash or Credit card at the venue

What if I don’t make it? Can I have a refund?

Under the terms and conditions of the event there will be no refunds. Please consider this as a donation to the Good Friday Appeal.

I want to enter as a team what do I do?

A team can be set up by anyone on line - Select Set Up a Team

Fill out the details required

The complete your individual entry

ALL new members of your team are only required to select join a team and then proceed through the individual entry process

*note when you enter as part of a team you are also entered as an individual

Can I enter on race morning?

Yes, it will be possible to enter on the day. However the entry fees will be as per the late entry schedule. Payment can only be made by cash or credit card and entry must be completed at least an hour before your race.

Will there be water stations?

Yes there will be water stations around the course as well as at the Start/Finish line.

Will there be toilets?

Yes, there are toilet blocks at the venue in Chirnside park and also at the tennis club.

Can I bring a pram along to the walk/run event and participate?

Yes, it is possible to bring a pram for the WALK (not the run). However you will be directed by the race director to start at a particular part of the field. Please be also aware that the path is narrow with uneven edges in places so care must be taken around the course.

How fit do I have to be?

If you haven’t exercised for a while you should see your doctor before undertaking training for the event. If you can walk at a moderate pace for at least half an hour you should be able to complete the 4km event quite comfortably at walking pace. To run the event you will need to have trained for some period prior. Please see our training program in the website or your training advisor.

Are Pets allowed?

Yes, dogs will be allowed for the WALK (not the run). as long as they are on a leash. Pet owners will not be allowed to start at the front of the field and will be encouraged to run their pets off the path.

How will I know what time I ran/walked?

We will have an electronic timing system and timing chips will be provided to runners and runners times will be available on the Website.

A didgital timer will be started at the comencement of the walks and will be visible at the finish line. This will which will allow walkers to track their own times.

Who does the money go to?

All proceeds after expenses will be going to the nominated charities that appear on the home page. You will also be able to make a donation on the day.

Who is running the event?

The event is being organised by the Rotary club of Wyndham. 

Can I make a donation to the appeal on the day?

There will be donation tins at the race on the day. Alternately you can give a donation at the registration tent after the sign in period.

 

What are the age restrictions?

There are no age restrictions but you will need to have a certain level of fitness. It is suggested that between 7-75 is a reasonable age limit. There will also be a free entry event for the young ones not racing.

Will there be food/drink for sale?

There will be food and drink available during and after the event.

Where is the Venue Located?

The venue is located at "Chirnside Park, Werribee"


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