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5k Thru a Night Safari World

2015 SNEAK PEAK!

Kissing Giraffes

Safari Lights

The gl-OASIS

Register to see it all

Register to see it all

Register to see it all

GLO GEAR

Participants Get


• Event Shirt
• 3 pcs GloGear
• Bib Ticket
• Eco Tote

 

FORM A TEAM
GET MORE

1. Create a team
2. Get friends to join your team
3. Grow your team to at least 5 members & everyone grets a free pair of sweet shades.

FAQ

Is this a timed event?

There is no clock or chip timing because this event is truly dedicated to having a uniquely awesome experience with friends and family.  If your clock time is important to you bring a watch.

 

Can I walk?
Run, walk, skip or jog… It’s all good!

 

What is packet pick up?
This is where you pick up all your gear. We definitely recommend going to pre event packet pick up so you’re all ready to go when you arrive at the event. To find packet pick up details go to your cities individual page and all the information will be posted there at least 2 weeks prior to the event.

 

Can I pick up someone else’s packet?
Yes, but you will need a signed waiver and copy of a photo ID from that person.
To download a Waiver, click here

 

Can I change my shirt size after I've already registered?

Yes, you can change your shirt size up until the Monday before the event. Here's how:

1) Click on "Manage Registration" in your confirmation e-mail.

2) Click on the blue tab "Giveaway"

3) Select the t-shirt size you would like

4) Click Continue and then Confirm Changes and you're finished!

*Please note you cannot change shirt sizes at packet pick up; however, once the event has finished we will be happy to exchange your shirt as long as we you don't wear during the run.

 

Groupon/Living Social/Daily Deals

If you purchased a Groupon, Living Social or another daily deal YOU ARE NOT YET REGISTERED FOR THE GLO RUN. You must go through The Glo Run's registration process and apply the code you were given with your purchase at check out. This will cover your registraiton costs and you'll officially be regitered for The Glo Run!

 

If you missed online registration bring your Groupon, Living Social or other daily deal printed out voucher to packet pick up or the event and we'll be more than happy to get your registered there.

 

How can I create, join and manage a group/team?

You can create or join a group/team during the registration process right on the very first page under "Group/Team." If you don't wish to join a group/team that's a-okay as well.

 

After registration if you would like to create, join, remove yourself or manage your team follow these steps:

1) Click on "Manage Registration" in your confirmation e-mail.

2) Click on the blue tab "Group/Team"

3) From there you can manage your group/team status

 

*Please note that some aspects of group/team management may only be allowed by the team administrator.

 

If you created a password and can't quite remember it. Shoot us an e-mail and we'll be happy to help you reset it.

 

Are there age limits?
There is no age limit.  Though, it is dark so if you’re under 12 please have an adult sign up with you.

 

How can I volunteer for The Glo Run?

Thank you for your interest in volunteering! Please send us an e-mail at info@theglorun.com and include your full name, e-mail address, if you're volunteering by yourself or with others and for what city you would like to volunteer for.

 

How long is this event?
Most events are a true 5k (3.1 miles) run/walk. In a few cities due to course layouts the course could be slightly shorter or longer.

 

Can I run with my iPod?
We don’t think iPods/earbuds/headsets are a good idea and it is the participant’s responsibility to make sure that they do not impair their ability to hear, see, sense, and detect present or potential hazards and dangers.

 

Can I participate with my dog?
No dogs.

 

Can I participate with a stroller?
Strongly not recommended. It is dark, loud, flashing lights, variable terrain and a lot of people. Not the best place for a baby. Strollers are permitted fo walkers only.

 

Are there refunds?
There are no refunds so please make sure you have cleared your schedule for a great time before signing up. Still can't make it? You can transfer your registration to another runner. See "Can I transfer my registration?" below.

 

Do I need to sign a waiver?
Yes, all participants must sign a waiver.

 

Can I transfer my registration?
You can transfer your registration for $6 + processing fees to another person until the Monday before the event.  You cannot transfer to another city or to next year. Here's how to transfer to another runner:

1) Click on "Manage Registration" in your confirmation e-mail.

2) Then, click on the blue tab "Transfer to Another Runner"

3) Enter the new runners first name, last name and e-mail address

4) Choose your transfer type

5) Confirm the transfer information and click the blue transfer button

For more information on transfers follow this link https://runsignup.com/How-To/Transfer-To-Another-Runner

 

Is there a gear check?
It depends on the event. At some events there will be gear check where you can check your gear before the event and pick it up after the event.  It is monitored but we are not responsible for any lost or stolen items. Please see your city's event info page.

 

Will any color or paint be thrown at me?

No color or paint will be thrown at you during the event, we promise! There is the option to get painted up before the race at our body paint station. Please note this paint is meant for the body so keep it off your clothes and hair. Body paint also includes latex.

 

What's included in the energy upgrade?

The energy upgrade includes everything the 5k run/walk registration recieves plus double the glo swag and L.E.D. shutter shades.
 
MORE DETAILS
If at any time you are in need of assistance throughout the event please notify a volunteer or course monitor. The event will start rain, snow or shine. The event could be delayed due to lightning or other dangerous conditions. Event schedule is weather dependeny.

 

*Photos will be available for purchase after the event online in select cities only.