Frequently Asked Questions


For packet pickup hours + information, packet mailing information, parking, and route map visuals please refer to the information on your specific race location page.

What is included in my registration?

In addition to your runner kit, you’ll receive a race bib with chip timing, finishers medal, complimentary photos and videos, and an invitation to the post race party!


How do I know if I’m registered? 

After completing your registration, you will receive a confirmation email from You can also search for your registration on your cities’ registration page.


Can I transfer to another distance?

Yes! Distance transfers (within the same location) are permitted up until 14 days before race day. Go to your cities’ registration page and select the race transfer option. There is a small administrative fee. 


Can I transfer my race number to another person?

Registrations are non transferrable.


Can I transfer my registration to another city?

Registrations are non transferrable.


Can I run with my dog?

For the safety of all runners, we do not allow animals on the race course.


Can I run with a stroller/jogger?

Strollers are discouraged. In the interest of safety for all participants, including your child, you will be asked to line up at the back.


Are headphones permitted?

You may wear headphones. We ask that you keep the volume at a reasonable level for your own safety and out of courtesy for fellow participants. With the energy and excitement along the course, you won’t want to wear headphones!


Can someone pick up my packet for me?

Yes. They must have a picture of your photo ID.


How do I get my race packet?

You must attend packet pickup in the listed timeframe for your city. You can also choose to have your packet and kit mailed to you! You must register for this option 30 days prior to race day.


Is there a course time limit?

Yes. Our time limits are set to ensure runners are protected from traffic and have the support they need to finish. The 5k has a 1.5 hour time limit and the 10k has a 2.5 hour time limit (Los Angeles - LA Live has a 2 hour course time limit). Runners of all abilities are invited to participate, provided they can finish the course within the timeframe. 


What is your bad weather policy?

It is our goal to ensure a safe event for all involved. We will not expose participants or the community to undue risk as a result of staging the event. The DC Wonder Woman Run will take place rain or shine. However, when weather or other physical conditions present a danger to participants, we maintain the right to cancel the race. Less threatening conditions could result in an alteration of the course or race length to ensure safety for all.


Is there a bag check on race day?

We’re sorry, this is not a service we provide at the present time. 


Is the race timed?

Both the 5k and 10k will be timed with Mylaps BibTag technology.


Do you allow refunds?

All entries are final, there will be no refunds, deferrals, or transfer of race bibs. 


Are there awards?

Awards will be given to top 3 men and women in each race.

Can I volunteer?

We are currently working through a more concise volunteering program. For now, please email to get involved!