Salmon Run FAQ

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Salmon Run FAQ2019-03-09T23:06:55-08:00

Frequently Asked Questions

Does Salmon Run have a beneficiary? If so, what do they get?2019-02-26T17:10:24-08:00

Yes, Salmon Run proudly sponsors The Environmental Center. You can find out more about this area nonprofit at this link.

Where and when is the packet pickup for Salmon Run?2019-11-11T11:35:39-08:00

Packet pick-up will be held at Birkenstock of Bend located at 836 NW Wall St, Bend, Oregon 97701 from 11am-3pm, on Sat., April 4.

Can I walk?2019-02-28T13:22:44-08:00

Absolutely! We encourage all runners to participate. All we ask is that walkers start in the back to allow the faster runners to get through. The cutoff for official timing is 1 pm. All runners still on course at 1pm will be shuttled back to the finish area.

Will there be mile markers on the course?2019-02-28T12:14:32-08:00

All courses will have mile markers. Courses will be marked with directional arrows & signs.

How is the Salmon Run timed?2019-02-28T13:50:29-08:00

The race will be professionally timed and results will be emailed and posted online no later than Monday, April 8. The results will also be available at the post-race celebration.

May I run with my dog?2019-02-28T12:18:26-08:00

No, we ask that you leave Fido at home. Service dogs are allowed, but we ask that you notify the race director prior to the event: race@layitoutevents.com.

What is the race terrain like?2019-02-28T15:47:47-08:00

The course winds along a combination of trails along the Deschutes River and sidewalks in town. See the course maps, here.

Can someone pick up my race packet for me?2019-02-28T15:46:36-08:00

Yes. As long as you have signed the registration waiver online.  To see if you have done so, follow your registration link in your confirmation email.

What kind of awards will be presented?2019-02-28T12:26:21-08:00

Awards will be given out to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall winners as well as the 1st, 2nd and 3rd overall Masters (40+) winners for all distances.

Do I need to bring anything with me to packet pick-up?2019-02-28T12:29:13-08:00

If you have your email confirmation, that is helpful in case we have trouble locating your race packet.

Can I pick up my packet on race morning?2019-02-28T13:19:20-08:00

There will be late packet pick up and registration on race day at the start area of Athletic Club of rom 8am to 8:45am.

Are there finisher’s medals?2019-02-28T13:21:28-08:00

Yes! New this year to the Salmon Run, all finishers will receive a medal.

Will medical and first aid be provided?2019-02-28T13:28:07-08:00

Adventure Medics believes in providing medical services that go beyond the status quo. Whether covering an event, supporting wildland fire operations or providing training to the public or medical professionals they like to do things a little different.

Because they have a unique advantage of being on site as a pre-positioned resource, Adventure Medics can emphasize safety and institute preventative measures to stop injuries and medical emergencies before they occur.

Should an emergency happen the staff of EMTs, paramedics and doctors are properly equipped and possess the experience to deal with the unique challenges that come with remote medical operations. Adventure Medics believes in high quality equipment and continuous training to ensure that we can field one of the most prepared medical response teams you can find.

https://www.advmedics.com | 541-639-9993

May I listen to an iPod or other MP3 player with headphones on the course?2019-02-28T13:29:34-08:00

We love to run with music too!  All we ask is that you consider only having your headphones in one ear and/or keep the volume of your music reasonable so you can be aware of your surroundings and other people on the course.

Have more questions? Email race@layitoutevents.com


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