Frequently Asked Questions
How do I get to the start?
Are there any course restrictions?
Your safety is our #1 priority. Listening devices, strollers and pets are not permitted on the race course. Disqualification may result.
Will awards and prizes be mailed or given out after race day?
Prizes must be claimed during the awards ceremony. Prizes will not be mailed or distributed after race day.
What are the age groups?
What awards are given at the race?
The top three overall Male and Female finishers receive monetary awards ($100-$75-$50) as well as plaques. The top three Masters (40+) Male and female finishers receive monetary awards ($100-$75-$50) and plaques. Masters may double dip in the money prizes. Anyone winning a monetary prize will not receive an age group award. Top three male and female finishers in each age group will receive awards.
Do you allow for bib transfers or provide refunds if I am not able to run the race for any reason?
No, bib transfers are not permitted and refunds are not provided if you become unable to run the race.
Why run a half marathon in March?
A half marathon in mid-to-late March is a good long run for a Spring marathon.
What is the course like?
The course is on rolling country roads with a couple challenging hills.
Do all finishers receive a finisher's medal?
Yes, all finishers will receive a unique finisher's medal for the Chambersburg Half Marathon! This medal has been completely redesigned for this year's race!