Bishop’s Events FAQs
What are the perks of running so many Bishop’s Events races?
We want to promote a healthy lifestyle and a fun, competitive race series for runners of all abilities.
- For runners who complete 8 of our events, we invite you to our FREE company's lunch in January.
- For runners who complete 12 events, you receive our Dedicated Dozen running jacket.
- For runners who complete 16 events, you are entered into a raffle for a chance to win one of 4 gift
certificates to be used towards one apparel item valued at $80 or under from Georgetown Running or VA Runner.
- For runners who complete 20 events, you are entered into a raffle for a chance to win one of 4 gift
certificates to be used towards a custom fitting for a free pair of shoes valued at $160 or under from
Georgetown Running or VA Runner.
How do I get entered into a race series?
Runners are automatically entered into our race series upon completing an event.
Find more information on our series here.
Do you have cash prizes?
Yes, we do with our race series. At the end of the year, our series winners
receive cash prizes and a free invite to our company's lunch in January.
What if there is inclement weather?
We make a final decision on a race the day before the event. We do our best to host every event on
schedule as planned. In the case of weather that prevents us from hosting the event, we will email
the list of registered runners.
Does every race have a finisher medal?
Yes, they do! We know runners love the bling!
What type of event shirts do you offer?
We offer technical shirts at our events. For the kids, we offer cotton shirts.
See our sizing guidelines (used for a majority of our events)
Is there some package deal I can purchase for multiple events?
Yes, starting in 2018, we are offering a five race package.
You can find more information and purchase the package here.
What is the Back of the Pack Series?
The Back of the Pack Series is new for 2018. We’re all runners,
no matter how fast we are and we want everyone to have a chance to shine.
In the Back of the Pack series points will be awarded:
– For the first Male and Female over an 11min pace for an event under a 10k (6.2 miles),
you will receive 20 pts. 2nd place will receive 19 pts, 3rd = 18 pts, etc.
– For the first Male and Female over a 12min pace for 10+ mile events,
you will receive 20 pts as well. 2nd place will receive 19 pts, 3rd = 18 pts, etc.
Do you have parking at your events?
Yes, we do. Each of our events is within a short walking distance, if not directly on-site.
Do you offer race timing or other race management services?
Yes, we do. We love to help the running community provide quality events at reasonable prices.
You can contact Travis at [email protected] for more information.