Frequently Asked Questions

What is included in my registration?

In addition to your runner kit, you’ll receive a race bib with chip timing, finishers medal, complimentary photos and videos, and an invitation to the post race party!

Is the DC Wonder Woman™ Run open to all genders and all ages?

Yes, the DC Wonder Woman Run Series is for ALL Super Heroes of ALL genders and ALL ages!

How do I know if I’m registered?

After completing your registration, you will receive a confirmation email from You can also search for your registration on your cities’ registration page.

Can I transfer to another distance?

Yes! Distance transfers (within the same location) are permitted up until 7 days before race day. Go to your cities’ registration page and select the race transfer option. There is a small administrative fee.

Can I transfer my run number to another person?

Yes! You can transfer your bib to another person up until packet pick up hours are over. The person you are transferring the bib to will only have to pay a small $25 transfer fee. Find out how here.

Can I transfer my registration to another city?

Yes! You can transfer your registration to another run in our series up to one week before the race you are currently registered for. There is a $35 transfer fee to do so.  Find out how here.

Can I run with my dog?

For the safety of all runners, we do not allow animals on the race course.

Can I run with a stroller/jogger?

Strollers are discouraged. In the interest of safety for all participants, including your child, you will be asked to line up at the back.

Are headphones permitted?

You may wear headphones. We ask that you keep the volume at a reasonable level for your own safety and out of courtesy for fellow participants. With the energy and excitement along the course, you won’t want to wear headphones!

Can someone pick up my packet for me?

Yes. They must have a picture of your photo ID.

How do I get my run packet?

You must attend packet pickup in the listed timeframe for your city.

Is there a course time limit?

Yes. Our time limits are set to ensure runners are protected from traffic and have the support they need to finish. The 5k has a 1.5 hour time limit, the 10k has a 2.5 hour time limit, and the half marathon has a 3.5 hour time limit.

Runners of all abilities are invited to participate, provided they can finish the course within the timeframe.

What is your bad weather policy?

It is our goal to ensure a safe event for all involved. We will not expose participants or the community to undue risk as a result of staging the event. The DC Wonder Woman™ Run will take place rain or shine. However, when weather or other physical conditions present a danger to participants, we maintain the right to cancel the race. Less threatening conditions could result in an alteration of the course or race length to ensure safety for all. You can also consider purchasing our race insurance at checkout.

Is there a bag check on run day?

We’re sorry, this is not a service we provide at the present time.

Is the run timed?

The DC Wonder Woman Run is timed utilizing Mylaps BibTag technology.

Should I bring my own water to the run?

We are happy to have our alkaline water partner, Alkaline88® that will provide water for the runners at the finish line.

Not familiar with Alkaline88? Visit their website to learn more!

What is the on course hydration drink?

The DC Wonder Woman Run’s on course hydration drink is Ultima Replenisher!

Not familiar with Ultima Replenisher? Learn more here!

Do you allow refunds?

All entries are final, there will be no refunds or deferrals.