Where and when is America’s Finest Corporate Dash?
The event will take place on Thursday night, June 22, 2017 at Qualcomm Stadium, 9449 Friars Rd, San Diego, CA 92108. The event schedule is:
5:00 PM – Venue opens, Event check in begins, Beer Garden opens
6:45 PM – First wave starts
8:00 PM – Live music and post-race celebration officially begins
10:00 PM – Beer Garden last call
10:30 PM – Event ends
Does the event benefit an organization?
Yes. America’s Finest Corporate Dash benefits CAF’s Operation Rebound. For more information on Operation Rebound please visit their website here
Can my company participate in America’s Finest Corporate Dash?
Yes! Every company operating in San Diego is encouraged to participate in America’s Finest Corporate Dash. All industries are welcome no matter the size of the company!
How many participants does my company need to be eligible?
The minimum for a team to be eligible is 4 registered team members. To read all the eligibility rules, click here.
I do not have a company participating, can I run as an individual?
Unfortunately individual registrations aren’t available for America’s Finest Corporate Dash. The good news is you can register as a “guest” on a friend’s Company team if your company isn’t creating a team.
My company is not based in San Diego, can my office still participate?
Do you have 3+ coworkers in the San Diego area? If you do that’s all you need to have a Company Team at America’s Finest Corporate Dash.
Can my spouse/family participate?
Sure! You would need to check with your company to make sure they are ok with outside participation. When registering outside members to the team please check them off as a “guest”. Guests are welcome to run on a team but their time will not factor into overall team results for award purposes.
Can I bring my kids?
Yes! New in 2017 will be a play area for your kids to join in all the fun!
How do I set up a team if my employer is paying the entry fees for all participants?
Email our team at firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know your company would like to join. We will coordinate with you so each interested employee can register but the company is billed.
How do I set up a team if participants are paying their own registration fee?
Begin by clicking register and create a team. After you register and pay for your entry, you will be automatically be sent a link to that you can share with others to join your team directly. Additionally, they will be able to find your newly created team name when registering under Join a Team.
Can we have more than one team represent our company?
Is there a limit to how many people can join our team?
There is no limit to team size.
Are there any added incentives we might receive when our team registers?
We have a number of great bonuses for early sign-ups and large teams:
- The first 10 companies with 30+ participants receive a free team tent (dedicated 10 x 10 space in beer garden) at the post-race celebration.
- Companies who register by 5/22 receive custom bibs featuring the company name on the bib.
What is included in my race registration?
All registered participants will receive a timing chip, race bib, participant t-shirt and one (1) complimentary craft beer in the beer garden.
Can we change the team Captain/team name?
Yes you can change your team Captain at any time. Please email email@example.com to request any updates to your team. Your team name can be changed after a team is created by logging in to your account, clicking on “Manage team” then click on the original team name you have created.
Is there race day registration?
Yes! Registration will be available for America’s Finest Corporate Dash at check-in for $50/participant
Can I get a refund for my registration?
No. All registrations are final for America’s Finest Corporate Dash.
How do I can get my race packet?
Race packets will be distributed at the event for America’s Finest Corporate Dash, unless we have coordinated with your Team Captain in advance.
Where should I park on race day?
You will be able to park on-site at Qualcomm Stadium! We will have parking attendants directing you to the appropriate parking area. You can also take public transportation using the Trolley as it stops right at the stadium!
Is there an age minimum for the event?
To participate in the 5K run, you must be 21 years by Thursday, June 22, 2017. Additionally you must be 21+ to enter the post race beer garden/festival area. However, there will be a kids zone located adjacent to the beer garden/festival area, for participants/spectators that will be bringing kids to the event.
Can I bring my dog?
Unfortunately dogs are not allowed at the event.
Is the 5K chip timed?
Yes. America’s Finest Corporate Dash is a chip timed event.
Will there be any aid stations on the course?
Yes. There will be one (1) aid station along the course providing water to all participants.
Where can I find race results?
Individual race results will be posted on the website within 24 hours of event completion. We will be tallying team results post event. In the week following America’s Finest Corporate Dash all winning teams per industry will be notified.
Will there be age group awards?
No. Instead we will be giving out awards for fastest in your industry, fastest C-Level/President and top three (3) male and female overall. All awards will be sent out in the week following American’s Finest Corporate Dash.
How do I volunteer?
If you would like to volunteer we would love to have you! Please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How do I become a sponsor or have a vendor booth?
Please email email@example.com for a sponsor pack and info on getting involved in America’s Finest Corporate Dash.