Charlie Post Classic 5K and 15K

Sat January 29, 2022 Sullivan's Island, SC 29482 US Directions
FAQ's

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 a.m.
CAN I REGISTER ON RACE DAY?
No, you cannot register on race day.
CAN I CHANGE MY RACE DISTANCE?
Yes, you may change your race distance online through Tuesday, January 25, 2022 at 11:59 p.m. Click here or, in your RunSignUp account, click on "Profile," find the race on the "Upcoming Events" tab and click on "Manage Registration" to change your race distance online. 
WHAT IS THE REFUND POLICY?
Charlie Post Classic follows standard running industry policy, which dictates 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 or, in your RunSignUp account, click on "Profile," find the race on the "Upcoming Events" tab and click on "Manage Registration" to transfer your registration. All transfers must be done before January 25, 2022 at 11:59 p.m.You may not transfer your bib number to another runner for any reason without notifying the Charlie Post Classic race director. You may defer your registration by completing a race deferral form. To defer your registration, click here or, in your RunSignUp account, click on "Profile," find the race on the "Upcoming Events" tab and click on "Manage Registration" to defer your registration.
IS THERE A TIME LIMIT FOR THE 15K?
Yes, all runners must finish the race within 2.0 hours of the start. Runners finishing after 2.0 hours may not receive an official time.
HOW MANY RUNNERS ARE EXPECTED?
We expect approximately 500 runners in the 15K and 500 runners in the 5k for 2022.
ARE SHIRTS INCLUDED IN THE REGISTRATION FEE?
Yes, a long sleeve shirt will be available for the first 500 runners to register for the race or those that register before January 20, 2022.
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 races 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 2.0 hours.
ARE THE COURSES CERTIFIED?
Both modified 5K and 15K courses are currently being processed for certification by USATF.
WILL RACE PACKETS BE MAILED?
Race packets will not be mailed. They 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 RUNNER'S PACKET?
Yes, you may pick up another runner’s packet.
CAN I DROP MY BAG OFF AT THE START AND PICK IT UP AFTER THE RACE?
Yes, you may drop your bag off at the elementary school before the start and pick it up 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 funds for the Charlie Post Scholarship Fund at the College of Charleston.

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