Registration & bib & Shirt Pick Up Questions

How do I register?

You may register either online, in person at any of the packet pick up locations, or at race site on race day.

What is the easiest way to register?

Registering online is the easiest way to sign up.

Can I register at a Bib and shirt pick up location?


Can I pick up a bib and shirt for a friend of family member?


Are credit cards accepted at bib and shirt pick ups?


Where do we pick up our bib and shirt?

See the schedule of events page on the website for details.

Am I guaranteed a race shirt?

All pre registered participants signed up at least 1 WEEK IN ADVANCE are guaranteed the race shirt size they requested during the registration process. Late sign ups are not guaranteed the shirt size of their choice, shirts will be given on a first come first serve basis. We will do our best to get everyone the shirt size they want.

What type of shirts are being given?

The 2019 Half Marathon shirts will be a gender specific tech shirt, the 5k shirts will be a unisex cotton shirt.

will i be able to change my shirt size?

You will not be able to exchange your shirt until after the race. We will have an area for shirt exchange after the race for those wishing to exchange their shirts. You will be given the shirt size you ordered during registration, sorry but no exceptions.

What will we receive at bib and shirt pick up?

You will receive your race shirt and race number.

What type of timing is being used?

Start2Finish Event Timing will be timing the event. We will use our new, state of the art MyLaps Electronic Timing System. Your timing chip will be on the back of your racing number bib. Participants must wear their number on the FRONT of their outer most garment.


Where is the race located?

Tom Lee Park, Downtown Memphis, TN

What time does the race start?

8:00am - Half, 8:30am-5k

Where is the race start?

Please see the course maps page of the website.

What if it is raining/snowing on race morning?

The race will happen rain, snow or shine.

When should I arrive?

Most runners plan to arrive at an event 1 hour prior to race start time. If you have not picked up your packet at a packet pick up, please arrive at least 1 hour in advance of race start. How long will it take to find a place to park?

Around 5-10 minutes. To avoid long lines please arrive early.

Where do I park?

All participants will park in the lots located around Beale St. and Beale St. Landing.

Will there be a bag check?

Yes, a bag check will be offered.

Are baby joggers/baby strollers allowed in the race?

Yes, please start towards the end of the pack.

Are walkers allowed to participate?

Yes, please start towards the end of the pack.

Are runners allowed to run with dogs?

Dogs are not allowed at the Big River Crossing Half Marathon.

Can we participate as a relay team?


When are the awards?

9:45am for the 5k, 11:00am for the Half Marathon

What are the awards?

Please see the awards page on the website.

If you have any other questions, please contact Start2Finish Event Management @ 901-274-2202

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