Race Day FAQ




1. How do I register for the Bahamas Race?
2. What is a VIP participant?
3. Can I register even if I do not plan to travel to Nassau for the Race?
4. If I need help with registration, who should I contact?
5. How will I receive my Race T-shirt?
6. What is the deadline for registration?
7. How much does it cost to participate in the Komen Bahamas Race?

 

1. How do I register for the Bahamas Race? Click on the Register Link at the top of this page to get to the online registration form. The first step is to select whether you want to register as an individual, form a team, or join an existing team. Then you will need to select if you wish to participate virtually or if you plan to be at the Race on Race day and wish to participate in person. Note that if you have registered for a Komen Race in the past, you will have a username and password that should make re-registration quick and easy! Don’t know your username and password? Click here to have it emailed to you!

2. What is a VIP Participant? VIP stands for Virtual International Participant. No matter where you are in the world, there’s a place for you at the Komen Bahamas Race for the Cure. Can’t be in the Bahamas in person on Race day? Show your support and take action by registering as a Virtual Bahamas Participant. Virtual participants receive an official 2013 Bahamas Race T-shirt. In an effort to be good stewards of our funds, Komen will only ship Virtual Race participant T-shirt packets if a valid U.S. mailing address is provided at the time of registration. Questions? Email us at BahamasRace@komen.org.

3. Can I register even if I do not plan to travel to Nassau for the Race? Yes! No matter where you are in the world, there’s a place for you at the Komen Bahamas Race for the Cure. Can’t be in the Bahamas in person on Race day? Show your support and take action by registering today as a Virtual International Participant (VIP). Virtual participants receive an official 2013 Bahamas Race T-shirt. Note: In an effort to be good stewards of our funds, Komen will only ship Virtual Race participant T-shirt packets if a valid U.S. mailing address is provided at the time of registration. Questions? Questions? Email us at BahamasRace@komen.org.

4. If I need help with registration, who should I contact? Send us an email at BahamasRace@komen.org. Tell us the best phone number to reach you at and someone will be in touch within 48 hours!

5. How will I receive my Race T-shirt? For those who register to participate VIRTUALLY – Your t-shirt packet will be mailed to you at the U.S. mailing address provided at the time of registration. In an effort to be good stewards of our funds, Komen will not ship internationally.

For those who registered as an adult or child – your T-shirts can be picked up in the Bahamas prior to the Race. Packet pick up is available January 16-18, 2013 from 10:00 am-4:00 pm at Sunshine Insurance Office, East Shirley Street OR at Pre-Registration Area on Race morning from 6:00-6:45 am.

6. What is the deadline for registration? Online Virtual Race registration closes at midnight on Race Day, January 18, 2013. For those who plan to register to participate in person on Race day, registration on this site closes at midnight on January 15. To register online after that date, visit marathonbahamas.com or register in person on Race day at 6am.

7. How much does it cost to participate in the Komen Bahamas Race? To register virtually for the Race, meaning that you do not plan to travel to the Bahamas for the actual event, the registration fee is $50.00 U.S. dollars. Your registration fee covers the cost of shipping your official Race T-shirt to a valid U.S. mailing address. Virtual registration fee for youth (under 18) is $35.00.

If you are registering to attend the Race:

By November 15, 2012: Adult: $30 Child (under 12): $10
November 16 – January 14, 2013: Adult: $35 Child (under 12): $15

This includes an official Bahamas Race participant T-shirt and Race, which will be available to pick up in Nassau. Packet pick up is available January 16-18, 2013 from 10:00 am-4:00 pm at Sunshine Insurance Office, East Shirley Street OR at Pre-Registration Area on Race morning from 6:00-6:45 am.