FAQs

CAN I REGISTER BY MAIL?
No, all registrations must be completed online. However, walk up registrations will be available on race day until 7:30 am
CAN I REGISTER ON RACE DAY?
Yes, you can register on race day until 7:30 am however runner’s swag bag and/or runner’s shirts are on a first come first serve basis for race day registrations.
CAN I CHANGE MY RACE DISTANCE?
Yes, you may change your race distance online through Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 11:59 pm. Click here and on the Charlie Post Classic, "Manage Registration" to change your race distance online.
WHAT IS THE REFUND POLICY?
The Charlie Post Classic adheres to standard running industry policy which dictate that registration fees are non-refundable. However, you may transfer your registration to another runner in the same or shorter run distance for a $10.00 fee. Click here and on the Charlie Post Classic, click  "Manage Registration" to transfer your registration. All transfers must be done before January 19, 2019 at 11:50 PM You may not transfer your number to another runner for any reason without notifying the Charlie Post Classic run on the link provided. You may defer your registration by completing a race deferral form. To defer your registration click here and on the Charlie Post Classic, "Manage Registration".
IS THERE A TIME LIMIT FOR THE 15K?
Yes, all runners must be cleared from Sullivan's Island within 2.5 hours of the start. Runners finishing after 2.5 hours may not receive an official time.
HOW MANY RUNNERS ARE EXPECTED?
We expect approximately 400 runners in the 15K and 300 runners in the 5k for 2019
ARE T-SHIRTS INCLUDED IN THE REGISTRATION FEE?
Yes, a long sleeve tech shirt will be available for the first 500 runners to register for the race or those that register before January 7,2019.
ARE AWARDS BASED ON GUN TIME OR CHIP TIME?
Overall awards are based on gun time and age group awards are based on chip time.
WHAT IF IT RAINS OR THERE IS A BAD WEATHER EVENT?
Both runs will take place rain or shine. There will be no weather-related refunds. The event can be cancelled if the Race Committee determines the course is unsafe due to poor weather conditions.
ARE WALKERS, STROLLERS OR DOGS ALLOWED?
Walkers and strollers are allowed in the 5k and in the 15K. Both must start at the back and must be off the course in 2.5 Hours.
ARE THE COURSES CERTIFIED?
Yes, both the 15k and the 5K are USATF certified
WILL RACE PACKETS BE MAILED?
Race packets will not be mailed but can be picked up at packet pick-up. 
WHERE DO I PARK FOR THE RACES?
Parking will be provided along the street and in two fields near the start line.  Please be mindful of runners if leaving early.
WHAT IS THE COURSE ELEVATION?
The highest course elevation is no more that 5 feet. Both courses are well paved, flat and fast !
CAN I SIGN UP TO BE A VOLUNTEER?
Yes, you can volunteer and receive a free race shirt. Click here to volunteer.
IS THERE A POST RACE CEREMONY?
Yes, there will be a post-race awards ceremony at 9:45 for the 5K and 11:00 for the 15K
WHAT AWARDS WILL BE GIVEN
Awards for overall finishers, masters, grand masters and senior grand masters and age group awards from 14 and under to 80 and above in 5-year age groups.
CAN I PICK UP ANOTHER RUNNERS PACKET?
Yes, you may pick up another runner’s packet as long as you bring a USATF Waiver signed by them.
CAN I DROP MY BAG OFF AT THE START /  PICK UP AFTER THE RACE?
Yes, you may drop your bag off at the Marina before the start and retrieve it after the race. Both races are out and back so bag pick-up will be at the same location as drop off.
IS THE CHARLIE POST CLASSIC RUN FOR CHARITABLE PURPOSES?
Yes, the race raises fund for the Charlie Post Scholarship Fund at the College of Charleston. 

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