The 2015 Lottery is now closed.
Registration Fee Payment
Got in to the lottery, but need to pay your registration fee? Go to https://register.racepartner.com/harpoon5miler/lottery/status before March 31st to secure your spot!
2015 Lottery Process
Opens: Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at 12:00pm
Closes: Monday, March 23, 2015 at 12:00pm.
Lottery Draw: Tuesday, March 24th.
*New this year, you will not be asked to provide your credit card information until after you are selected into the lottery. You will get an email on March 24th telling you if you've been accepted and to enter your credit card information by March 31st to process payment. Once you successfully submit a payment within the allotted time by following instructions in the email, you will secure your spot. Only randomly selected runners whose payments are successful will be offered a place in the event.
How does the lottery work?
Runners may choose to enter the lottery as an Individual Runner OR as a 6-Pack Team. *Note you will not be asked to provide credit card information until after you are selected.
Entering as an individual
Enter the lottery between March 17th - March 23rd. You will get an email on March 24th telling you if you've been accepted into the event. There is no fee to enter the lottery but if you get in, you will be directly to a payment form and charged the $50 race fee.
Entering as a 6-Pack Team
*Teams must have 6 members, no more, no less!
To register as a 6-pack:
1) Select your Group leader who will register first and choose a Group name and password.
2) After signing up for the lottery the group leader should email the Group name, Password and registration link to the rest of the group (the 5 other members). All 6 members of the group must register by March 23rd 12pm.
3) Make sure all 6 members register by March 23rd at 12pm EDT! Any group that does not have all 6 groups members registered by March 23rd will not be considered. You will each get an email on March 24th telling you if you've been accepted in the event.
*Group leaders can check the status of team members entering here.
*There is no fee to enter the lottery but if you get in, you will be directly to a payment form and charged the $50 race fee.
**There are NO REFUNDS, so if you enter the lottery and get in and enter your payment information but then find that you can’t run, please know that your donation is going to a great place, but we cannot administer refunds or transfers. Please take this into consideration before deciding to enter the lottery.
Read the Registration FAQ's to learn more.
Questions? Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.