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    ARE THE FUN WAVES TIMED?

    They are not chip timed. We do have a clock at the finishline that will allow you to calculate your finish time by knowing when your start time was.

    ARE THERE BATHROOMS?

    Yes, we provide an adequate amount of port-o-johns at the event.

    ARE THERE PLACES FOR SPECTATORS?

    Yes, the festival area has a lot of space and there are many spectator friendly obstacles in the last 3/4 of a mile.

    ARE THERE TROPHIES ?

    We do have age group awards for top three runners in each division. These awards are only for the competitive 9am Wave.

    ARE THERE WATER STATIONS?

    Yes every mile, 3 on the course and at the finish line.

    CAN CHILDREN COMPETE?

    Must me 14 years or older.

    CAN I BRING A GOPRO OR CAMERA?

    You can but we are not responsible if it gets lost.  If you are going to carry one we recommend you have a leash or make sure it is securely connected to your body.

    CAN I BRING ALCOHOL?

    No.

    CAN I BRING MY PET?

    No.

    CAN I BUY EXTRA SWAG?

    Yes.

    CAN I BUY PICTURES OF MYSELF AFTER THE RUN?

    No.

    CAN I CHANGE WAVES?

    Yes, you can change waves up to three weeks out from the event.

    CAN I COMPETE IN A COSTUME?

    Yes.

    CAN I GET A REFUND?

    There are absolutely no refunds.  If you are not able to make it you can transfer your bib to another runner up to three weeks out from race day.  Once we get within three weeks no changes will be made.

    CAN I REGISTER ON RACE DAY?

    Yes Registration will be available on race morning and we do accept Cash, Checks or Credit Card.

    CAN I SIGN SOMEONE ELSE UP FOR THE RACE?

    Yes, they will need to bring a signed waiver when they pick up the packet.

    CAN I WEAR A CAMELBAK?

    Yes.

    DO I HAVE TO KNOW HOW TO SWIM?

    Yes, we do advise that you know how to swim. We do utilize many water obstacles and you should know how to maneuver and handle yourself in water situations. Again if you are in a fun wave and do not know how to swim we ask you skip all water obstacles for your safety. If you can’t swim do not jump in the water. Please do not put yourself, our volunteers or staff in that situation.

    DO I NEED TO COMPLETE EVERY OBSTACLE?

    To receive an award in the competitive wave you need to complete all the obstacles or their penalty lap. In all Fun waves we encourage every runner to attempt all the obstacles but in the event they do not feel comfortable it is okay to skip the obstacle and continue on the course. With the proper training you can come back and conquer that obstacle next year.

    DO PARTICIPANTS REALLY GET FREE BEER?

    Yes, all runners 21 years and above will receive one free beer once they finish the course.

    HAS ANYONE DIED AT A FL ROC RACE?

    No.

    HOW DO I PRE-REGISTER A TEAM?

    In the registration process you will have the option to create a new team if you desire. You will just need to follow those steps and then you will be able to have friends and family join that team later.

    HOW DO I VOLUNTEER?

    You can sign up as a volunteer on our registration site.

    HOW DOES SHOWERING/CHANGING WORK?

    Our Festival area has an amazing crystal clear lake that you can rinse off in when you are done. We do not have any changing areas designated on site.

    HOW MANY RUNNERS CAN A TEAM HAVE?

    You can have an unlimited amount of runners on a team. Teams are eligible to register for all waves except the competitive wave.

    HOW MUCH IS PARKING?

    $10 cash only

    IF I SIGN UP, BUT CAN’T PARTICIPATE – CAN I SIGN SOMEONE ELSE?

    Yes you can transfer your registration up to three weeks out from the event.

    IS THE FL ROC SAFE?

    Being a running obstacle challenge there is risk involved with participating in the race. We do our best to help racers through the course and safely to the finish. There is also Medical personnel at the course in case of an emergency. Racers participate at their OWN RISK.

    Obstacles may include:

    • Tire stutter steps
    • Low Crawl
    • Military Wall
    • Over/Under Hurdles
    • Balance Beams
    • Mud Pits
    • Water Pits
    • Country Terrain
    • Rope Pull
    • many more to come
    IS THERE A CHARGE FOR SPECTATORS?

    No, If they drive a separate car they will have to pay for parking though.

    IS THERE A DRESS CODE?

    No.

    IS THERE AN AWARD CEREMONY?

    Yes, there will be an award ceremony for the competitive wave racers shortly after we calculate the results once all comp runners finish.

    IS THERE STORAGE OR LOCKERS?

    There is no bag check or lockers on the property. All your personal belongings need to be securely left in your car or with someone you trust.

    WHAT ARE THE DIVISIONS?

    The race results are divided up into these age groups:

    • First, Second & Third place medals will be awarded for each division
    • Top 3 overall finishers for Male and Female
    • 14-18
    • 19-24
    • 25-29
    • 30-34
    • 35-39
    • 40-44
    • 45-49
    • 50-54
    • 55-59
    • 60+

    Racers must be 14 years old on day of race. If racer is under 18 years old a Parent or Guardian will be required to Sign the Race Waiver.

    WHAT DO I DO WHEN I ARRIVE?

    Once you have parked you will need to head to the registration tent and get your race packet. If you got your packet early you can check out the festival area and begin to warm up depending on your start time.

    WHAT IF I CAN’T FINISH THE RACE?

    That’s not a problem. If you need to you can return back to the festival area. We encourage everyone to challenge themselves but do not want anyone to push beyond their abilities.

    WHAT IF I’M ALLERGIC TO MUD?

    You might want to look into Road Racing.

    WHAT IF IT RAINS?

    Race continues rain or shine. Just makes the course that much better. Race promoters do have the right to cancel the race or postpone start times if weather makes the course too dangerous. There are absolutely no refunds or rain dates.

    WHAT IS INCLUDED IN MY ENTRY FEE?
    • Free Beer*
    • Super Soft Sweet Race Shirt
    • Custom Finisher Pint Glass
    • Post race water
    • FL.ROC Race bib
    • Place in your age group and WIN one of the sickest Medals around! (Competitive Wave)
    • The glory of beating your friends in a Challenge
      *One beer is include for each participate who is 21 years or older. Drink responsibly do not drink and drive
    WHAT IS THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN COMPETITIVE AND FUN WAVE?

    Competitive Races are racing for Age Group Awards and are timed. Fun wave runners are running to have a great time and the experience and are not timed and not eligible for awards.

    WHAT IS THE MINIMUM AGE TO RACE?

    14 years old. All minors under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign the race waiver.

    WHAT ITEMS ARE PROHIBITED?
    • No Weapons of any kind
    • No outside Alcoholic beverages
    • No sports cleats
    • No Dogs
    WHAT SHOULD I BRING?
    • Cash for parking ($10), food, beverages and merch.
    • Photo ID for registration packet pick up and for your free beer.
    • Change of clothes and a towel.
    • Plastic bag to put your dirty clothes in.
    • A signed and dated copy of the participant waiver. We will have extras at the registration tent. You can not run in the race without this form completed. Download the waiver here.
    • A group of Crazy friends to Challenge and race with you.
    WHAT SHOULD I WEAR?

    Wear something that you are not afraid to get dirty. Costumes are encouraged and will increase your fun factor and spectator cheers, trust us. A pair of running shoes that will protect your feet from any obstacles you are taking on.

    No ipods or MP3 players, please. They will get dirty and possibly lost.

    WHEN DOES THE RACE START?

    The first wave of the day is the Competitive wave which starts at 9am. The first Fun wave starts at 9:30 am and they will continue every half hour until the last open wave time has gone.

    WHEN IS THE MUD RUN?

    The next event is May 7, 2016.

    WHERE DO I GET THE RUN SWAG?

    You will receive your race packet and premium race shirt when you check in for the event either at early packet pickup the Friday before or on race morning when you arrive. Upon finishing the race you will receive your finisher Pint Glass.

    WHERE DO I PARK?

    The Property is right off of US-1 in Flagler County about 5 miles north of Destination Daytona Harley Davidson complex. Please only use this link for getting directions https://goo.gl/maps/bHeayvAPeuk. Farm property does not accurately pull up on most mapping sites so please do not try and type in the address in any other device.

    WILL SOMEONE TAKE MY PICTURE?

    TBA

    WILL THE RESULTS BE POSTED ONLINE?

    Yes.

    WILL THERE BE A MASSAGE PERSON?

    No.

    WILL THERE BE MEDICAL ON SITE?

    Yes, at the Festival area and also at the 2 mile mark on the course.

    WILL THERE BE POLICE?

    Yes there is usually an officer on site.