Frequently Asked Questions
We try to anticipate questions you might have about the race and provide the answers here. If you need additional information send email to
1. Are walkers Allowed?
Yes! All we ask is that you obey the rules of the course and walk no more than two people abreast so others may pass by. Walkers will start at the same time as runners, however, are asked to start at the of the pack. Walkers will not be given timing chips.
2. How can I register?
Click Here for online preregistration- you can register the day of the event, registration opens at 9:00 AM. The registration fee is $25 per person / $30 day of event - cash or check only (please make checks payable to YWCA NH C/O Missy's Hope).
3. When does online preregistration close?
Online preregistration will be open until October 17, 2019, however, please register by September 29, 2019 to receive a t-shirt. Those who preregistered before the end of the day on September 29th are guaranteed a tee shirt.
4. Can I register the day of the event?
We strongly encourage everyone to preregister, however, we will have registration that day. The registration fee the day of is $30 per person and we cannot guarantee you a t-shirt.
5. Can I run or walk with my baby stroller?
Yes, but for safety reasons, we ask that you start at the back of the pack.
6. Can I run or walk with my dog?
Yes, however, all dogs must be leashed and people/dog friendly.
7. What if I cannot attend, is there another way to donate?
Yes! Click Here to donate to the Missy's Hope 5K
For more information on how you can also support the YWCA NH Click Here
8. Where can I park?
There is very limited parking within the Crystal Lake park, we strongly advise you to carpool and to arrive early - additional parking will be at 671 Corning Road (Crystal Lake Apartments). There will be signs directing you where to park.
9. Can I pick up my bib number and tee shirt ahead of time?
Unfortunately our committee is made up of all volunteers and no one is available before the race to pass these items out. You can pick up your bibs and tee shirts the day of the event, registration starts at 9:00 AM.
10. I want to volunteer the day of, how can I sign up?
Click here for more information.