1. Participants must be
properly registered for each event and have their running
bib fully visible at all times, preferably on the front of
2. For participants' safety
and to satisfy insurance requirements, no in-line skates,
baby joggers, baby strollers, bicycles, skateboards (any
other type of wheeled device), or animals are permitted in
LIRRC events. The reason for this regulation is that
their inclusion in races increases the potential for injury
to race participants and children.
3. Participants in events at
Eisenhower Park must stay within course boundaries, as
designated by traffic cones, barriers, and/or other
markings, at all times. Failure to do so may result in
disqualification and ineligibility for future LIRRC events.
4. The use of personal music
devices is strongly discouraged at LIRRC races. To
enjoy all that our race has to offer and for the safety of
all participants we encourage a headphone-free environment
during the running of LIRRC races. Plus race personnel
will be on the course providing direction to help get you to
the finish line, it is your responsibility for hearing the
instructions given at the start line, finish line, and while
on the course.
5. Anyone not officially
registered for the event (Bandits) is prohibited from
participating in any part of the race/event, including
starting at the back of the race and/or joining the race
while in progress. No pacing of runners via bicycle or
un-bibbed runners. This will result in the
disqualification of the runner being paced.
6. Runner safety has always
been, and will continue to be, a top priority for our event.
Please be considerate of the other participants and pay
attention to instructions given by the race personnel to
ensure a safe and enjoyable race for everyone.
7. Runners should not be rude
or offensive toward our race volunteers or other runners.
8. In the event you decide to
drop out of the race, you are responsible to notify a race
official and turn in your race bib tag or chip. This
will assist us in keeping track of race participants still on the
9. Violation of any of the
above rules may result in your disqualification from the
race and its benefits, and/or banning from future races and
the forfeiture or non renewal of your individual or family
10. The baggage coral is for the
convenience of the runners. Any items left in the
coral are solely the responsibility of the runner. The
LIRRC is not responsible or liable for loss or damage of any
items left there.
11. The LIRRC reserves the right to reject
any entry and to disqualify and bar any individual from any
LIRRC event. The rejection/disqualification may be
based on, but is not limited to: violation of the
aforementioned rules; unsportsmanlike conduct; non-payment
of appropriate race fees (i.e. a non-member paying member
fees); competing with an unofficial number; competing with
an official number or chip assigned to another person;
transferring or attempting to transfer an official number or
chip to, or to obtain such number or chip from, another
person; being paced during the race by a person not entered
in the race; accepting assistance from non-race
participants; crossing the finish line without having
completed the entire course; and providing false information
on the race entry form. Individuals disqualified from
a race will be removed from the race results and may be
barred from future LIRRC events. The LIRRC reserves
the right to change the details of the race.