FAQ's

How do I register for the race?

You can go to www.covingtonpolice.com, or you can print the form and mail with entry fee to: Orion Racing, c/o Police Who Care, Inc. 825 Jamerson Road, Suite 523, Marietta, GA. 30066.

How do I confirm my registration?

Go to www.raceroster.com

How do I register for a team?

Team registration is only available for the 5k.  During the online registration process, you will be asked in the team section whether you want to create or join a team.  All schools in the Newton County School System have been pre-entered for your convienence.

How do I pick up my packet?

You can come to the EXPO (at Legion Field 3183 Mill St. Covington, GA 30014 ) on Friday, September 10, from 8 am until 6 pm; or Saturday, September 11, from 6 am until 8:15 am, to pick up your packet.

Where is my chip?

Your timing tag is embedded into your number. DO NOT REMOVE the timing tag. The tag remains attached to your bib. Be careful not to fold the tag, as this could damage it. Make sure your bib has YOUR name on it, to ensure your results are correct.

Can I run with a baby stroller/baby jogger?

For safety reasons, baby strollers/baby joggers are only allowed at the back of the race. The course is too congested for them to be anywhere else, as are the start and finish staging areas. Be aware that it is very dangerous to have a stroller amongst such a large crowd of people.

Is there a separate walk?

No, there is not a separate walk. However, walkers are encouraged to choose between the 1 mile Fun Run and the 5K.

Can I register on race day?

Yes, we will have registration until 7:45 a.m.

Where are the bathrooms?

The bathrooms are positioned inside Legion Field.

Where do I park?

Parking is allowed on city streets off of the race route, and we encourage people to utilize the parking areas near Homer Sharp Stadium.

Are pets allowed?

For the safety of our Runners and your pet – please DO NOT bring dogs on the race route.

Can somebody else pick up my packet/can I pick up someone else’s packet?

Yes, someone else can pick up your packet. You will need their full name and address to verify, or their confirmation email.

How do I transfer my race bib?

There are no refunds; however, you may handle this in person during the RACE EXPO on Friday September 10, 2021 ONLY.

I did not receive a confirmation email?

It is possible that your email was entered incorrectly while registering. Please contact director@raceroster.com or 855-969-5515 to ensure your registration before packet pickup or race day.

Where is the race?

3183 Mill Street, Covington, GA 30014

Is there handicap parking?

Yes, There will be Handicap Parking Signs just off of Mill Street directing where to park.

Is there a list of hotels?

LaQuinta Inn, Days Inn, Hampton Inn, Holiday Inn Express, Super 8, Travelodge, Baymont Inn & Suites, Sun Suites, and there are others in our neighboring cities of Conyers and Madison.

Is Campaigining allowed at the EXPO or on Race Day? 

No, there will be NO CAMPAIGNING ALLOWED at the EXPO or on RACE DAY.

 

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