Valentine Massacre Marathon Relay

Sun February 12, 2023 Greensboro, NC 27455 US Directions
FAQS

Can I register on race day?

Race day registration is NOT available. 

Where can I check in my gear?

Where ever you set up your homebase tent!  Your teammates will watch your gear while you run.

How does the virtual race work?

Sign up for your run anywhere, any time Valentine Massacre Marathon Run through February 28th. Submit your finish time (honor system of course) on our RESULTS page.
You can visit our early packet pickup (prior to race day) or we can ship you your schwag! Please allow 2-4 weeks after our live event to receive schwag.

Where can I park?

All parking will be located at Jaycee Park (3802 Jaycee Park Dr., GSO 27410).
Teams can unload their items in Country Park (Nathanial Greene Drive & Lawndale Dr. entrance). Volunteers will be able to help assist teams and direct parking.
**NO PARKING AT THE GREENSBORO SCIENCE CENTER FOR THE EVENT.  RISK BEING TOWED AT YOUR OWN EXPENSE.

Will there be any food or drinks provided for the event?

Water, Gatorade and snacks will be provided for all race participants.

How do I create a 2, 4 or 5-8 person team or just run solo?

Decide whether you want to run 16 laps (26.2 miles) around Country Park all by yourself, or recruit from 1 to 7 of your besties to run with you. 
The first team member to register will create your team (DON'T WORRY you only pay for registration! Everyone on the team pays their own way. Phew, right!). Invite your teammates to register.

What are the team categories?

Solo Marathon 

All Male, Female or Coed 2 Person Team 

All Male, Female or Coed 4 Person Team 

Young Punks (4 Person Team with combined ages of 80 years or younger.) 

All Male, Female or Coed Geezers (4 Person all men team with combined ages of 170 years or older) 

Super Geezers (Combined ages of 210 years or older. Can be all male, female or coed) 

Rolling Thunder/ Clydesdale (Teams whose combined weight is over 800 lbs. Can be all male, female or coed teams) 

Fastest 5-8 (Teams of 5+ people. Can be all male, female or coed) 

What does race day look like as a team?

Your team MUST alternate and run individual laps in sequence to be eligible for awards. For example, for a 4 person team, the same person would run laps 1,5,9, and 13, another would run laps 2,6,10, and 14. and so forth. If this doesn't make sense, just email and we will explain in more detail!
You are required to have fun!

Can I walk the event?

You can run/walk the event, but we must be out of Country Park by 4PM.

Things to do in the area with family and friends?

Greensboro has so much to offer!  Check out https://www.greensboro-nc.gov/

What is your race day cancellation policy?

In the event the race should be canceled for reasons beyond the control of the Race Director or Race Committee (inclement weather or unsafe weather conditions; local, state or national emergency), refunds will not be made, but race packets, including race shirts, will be available at a location to be determined.

Can I run with my pet or use inline skates?

Unfortunately, you'll need to leave your furry friends at home. We do not allow strollers, bicycles, inline skates, or any means of transportation other than running, walking, or wheelchairs.  The Race Director reserves the right to reject any entry or to remove any participant from the race course without explanation.

How can I check to see if I am registered?

Select "More" tab in Runsignup. Select "Participant Tracking" for soloists or "Teams" tab and enter your name/team.

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