Beaufort Twilight Run: Official Website | FAQs
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When is the 2018 BTR?

The 10th Annual Beaufort Twilight Run will be held Saturday, March 24, 2018. Registration opens October 1st. We hope to see you there!

Does my race registration include food?

No, all food purchases will be handled directly through each vendor. Following last years success with food trucks/tents, participants will once again have a variety of dining options. So choose your favorite —everything from popcorn to gourmet entrees will be available — find a seat and enjoy the live entertainment!

Can I bring my dog?

Leashed dogs are allowed to participate in the 5K Walk ONLY. Please do not bring them for one of the running events or you will be removed from the race.

I am injured and/or cannot take part in the event. Can I get a refund, donate my entry, transfer my entry to someone else or defer it to next year?

No. Per our official event rules and guidelines: Sale and/or transfer of race entry/bibs is strictly prohibited and will result in the disqualification and/or banning of any individuals involved from future events. All entry fees are non-refundable. If we receive your request by March 1, we will allow you to defer your entry to the 2018 event.

Can I switch my registration to a different event?

Yes, you can switch before March 10. If you switch to a more expensive event, you will be charged the difference. From March 10-March 20, you will be charged a change fee of $15. To switch, email with “Change of Event” in the subject line. No refunds will be given for “downsizing” your event. No swaps will be permitted on March 20 or 21st.

How can I make a change of information to my registration (i.e. misspelling, address, e-mail, t-shirt size)?

If you have an account you can edit your own info by logging in to your account! Or you can e-mail with “Change of Information” in the subject line.

Do you offer special rates for schools, colleges or learning centers?

Yes. Through March 1,we are happy to offer discounts for running clubs, track clubs, classes, and/or other groups representing schools and other types of learning centers. All registrations MUST be done online. View details here.

Can someone else pick up my packet for me?

Yes, we do permit this. The person will just have to fill out a form stating that he/she picked up your registration packet.

What will happen in case of inclement weather?

The event will be held rain or shine and all events are non-refundable.

Race officials reserve the right to cancel any or all events due to weather or other physical conditions, which could be dangerous to participants. Cancellation will not result in the refunding of race entry fees or future race credits and events will not be rescheduled. Please remember that 100% of the proceeds from this event go to Riverview Charter School.

What is the weather historically like on Race Day?

Normal High Temperature: 69° F
Normal Low Temperature: 50° F

When does the race start and where is the start line located?

All events of the Beaufort Twilight Run start and finish near the Habersham Marketplace. The start and finish lines will be adjusted from previous years and will be just north of the Marketplace. Courses will still be USTAF sanctioned.

3:55 pm – Youth 1 mile run

4:15 pm – Kid’s 1/4 mile Fun Run

4:30 pm – Beaufort Challenge Leg 1, 5K Run & Fun Walk

5:30 pm – 10 mile Run, Beaufort Challenge Leg 2, 8K Run

6:00 pm – Awards Ceremony for Youth Mile Run and 5K run.  After Party featuring “Broke Locals” begins.

7:45 pm – Awards Ceremony for 8K, 10-Mile, and Beaufort Challenge. After Party continues.

Is the Beaufort Twilight Run walker-friendly?

Yes. There is  5K Fun Walk. The course time limit is 1 hour and 10 minutes, as the 8K takes place following the 5K. We do ask that if you are planning to walk, you select this event and do not sign up for the 8K.

What is NOT allowed on the course?

Skateboards, roller blades, unauthorized bicycles or any other wheeled devices are not allowed on the race course. Baby strollers are allowed in all events, but we ask that people running with strollers start at the rear of running groups and take care to not impede other runners. Leashed dogs are allowed in the 5K WALK ONLY.

Can I run with an iPod/headphones?

Yes. USA Track & Field amended the ban on headphones, iPods, etc., for general race participants.  Please exercise caution when using these devices and keep the volume at a low enough level so you are aware of your surroundings. The course has some narrow roads. If you are seen impeding another runner’s progress you may be removed from the race.

How many Aid Stations are on the course?

There are three course water stations on the course. They are located at miles 1.25 and 2, and 2.5 of the 5K / miles 1.75 , 2.75 and 3.75 of the 8K. There is a medical station at the start/finish line as well as a roaming medic golf cart “on call” during the race.