FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Will the LIVE race happen?
Yes, we are 100% committed to having a live in-person race that starts and finishes at the Rock Hall.
WHAT IS THE TIME LIMIT?
3 hours & 30 minutes in a LIVE race.
DO ALL RUNNERS RECEIVE A FINISHER MEDAL?
Yes, but only the half marathon participants receive free entry to the Rock Hall.
WHAT ABOUT SOCIAL DISTANCING?
We will follow current State of Ohio guidelines.
WHAT IF THE IN-PERSON EVENT IS NOT PERMITTED DUE TO COVID-19?
The race would then become "Virtual" and Swag would be mailed to those not local.
ARE THERE REFUNDS?
No, there are no refunds for the event.
HOW WILL I BE KEPT INFORMED REGARDING THE STATUS OF THE RACE?
During the registration process, you can sign up for text alerts. Those will be for race day and emergency notifications. You can always go back and add the option. We will also be sending out emails and updating our COVID-19 button on the home page.
Emails and Facebook posts are another way to stay informed.
WILL THERE BE ENERGY GELS ON COURSE?
Yes, there will be 1 aid station with energy gels.
WHEN IS PACKET PICK-UP?
Packet pickup will be announced at a later date. Swag will be mailed for all virtual participants.
IS THERE RACE MORNING REGISTRATION & PACKET PICK-UP?
Yes, we will have registration and packet pickup available 45 minutes before the start of your race.
IS THERE A BUS SHUTTLE TO THE RELAY ZONES?
Yes, we will have a bus to take runners to and from the relay zones. The bus will be located in front of the Rock Hall, leaving about 6:45am.
WHERE ARE THE BEST PLACES TO PARK?
North Point Garage
1111 E.9th Street
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
City of Cleveland Municipal Lot
1500 S Marginal Rd,
Cleveland, OH 44114
NorthCoast Port Authority Visitor Parking
796 Erieside Avenue
Cleveland, Ohio 44114
LOOKING FOR EXTRA ROCK HALL TICKETS FOR THE FAMILY?
Friends and family of all Rock Hall Half Marathon participants have an opportunity to purchase discounted admission tickets to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame for a visit anytime in October. The Rock Hall has developed a special discount code that will be effective from today until the middle of October for any visitation date in October.
To take advantage of this special offer, please go to:
1 - Select any date in October you would like to visit the Museum
2 - Select the time you would like to visit
3 - Select the number of Adult/Youth tickets you would need
4 - At checkout, enter promo code HALFMARATHON
5 - The HALFMARATHON discount code is good for $5 off Adult and $3 off Youth admission pricing
6 - Simply show your digital ticket upon arrival to the Museum and enjoy our visit
ARE DOGS AND STROLLERS ALLOWED?
Because of the number of people that will be gathering to watch and run the race, dogs are not permitted at this event.
Strollers are more than welcome, just be courteous of other runners.