2021 Santa Monica Classic Virtual FAQ

Is there a Virtual Option for the Santa Monica Classic?

Yes, by popular demand we added a virtual option for the 5K and 10K distances of the Santa Monica classic. We had one round that ran from Monday, September 13 through Sunday, October 10. By popular demand we added a second chance, from December 13 - January 17 you can register for the Santa Monica Classic 5K or 10K Virtual. This will count to the 2022 Conquer LA and 2022 Triple 5K Tour of LA Challenges.

What is the deadline to complete my race virtually?

The deadline to receive proof for round 2 of the 2021 Santa Monica Classic Virtual is January 31, 2021.

How do I submit my Virtual results?

You will receive a link in your Confirmation Email with a link and instructions to submit your time and distance with a screenshot of your completed run from a tracking app or GPS watch.

When will I receive my athlete package for my virtual participation?

Packages will start mailing on February 1, 2022. Please allow up to 4 weeks for delivery. We do not ship to international locations.

What is included in the 2021 Santa Monica Virtual?

All participants of the 2021 Santa Monica Virtual 5K or 10K will receive the official participant t-shirt, finisher medal, and bib.

How do I sign up for the 2021 Santa Monica Virtual event?

You go to the register page and click “REGISTER” and choose the Virtual Option.

What Bonus Medals will the Virtual Option count towards?

The 2021 Santa Monica Classic Virtual option will count to the 2022 Conquer LA Challenge and 2022 Triple 5K Tour of LA.

What if I am already signed up for another event and want to do the Conquer LA Challenge or Triple 5K Tour of LA?

Be sure to register with the same email address and first and last name for all events.

Are virtual runners eligible for awards?

Virtual runners are not eligible for awards.

Santa Monica Classic FAQs

When is the 2022 Santa Monica Classic?

We are working on finalizing the 2022 date but will be sometime in September. Stay tuned to registration opening in early February.

How does the 2022 Santa Monica Classic play into bonus medals like Conquer LA Challenge or Triple 5K Tour of LA?

Stay tuned for updates on this at a later date.

Where is the event?

Start Line: Barnard & Ocean Park Blvd. Finish is Ocean & Colorado

When and where do I pick up my event race bib?

Bibs will be available to pick up the day before the race and on race day at the Start Line
Pre-event bib pick up details will be announced at a later date. Race Day:TBC Date Start line Area: 2600 Barnard Way, Santa Monica, CA
Time: 6:30am - 8:00am

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

E-mail solutions@mccourtfoundation.org with “Change of Information" in the subject line.

What is the distance of the course?

There is a 5 kilometer course (approximately 3.1 miles) and a 10 kilometer course (approximately 6.2 miles).

Where do I wear my bib?

Bibs must be fastened to the front of your body on either your shirt or shorts/pants using the provided safety pins.

When and where can I see my race results?

You can find results on our Results page.

Where do I park on race day?

Parking is available on race day at all Santa Monica parking garages, at the Santa Monica Pier, and Santa Monica Beach Parking lots (4S, 5S, 1N) which are all near and walking distance from the Start and Finish Line. You may find locations and pricing by visiting the city of Santa Monica website.

Your Final Information has more information as well.

Will there be food/drinks available on the course? At the finish line?

Water will be available on course and water and NUUN will be available post event.

Are skates, bikes, or pets allowed on the course?

No skates, bikes or pets are allowed on the course.

Who can I contact for more information?

For more information, please email solutions@mccourtfoundation.org.

What is your refund policy?

Entry fees are non-refundable and non-transferable. No exceptions.

What safety protools will be taken/implemented?

We will follow all then current guidelines. Stay tuned for more.

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