Frequently Asked Questions
First things first… there are no such thing as dumb questions. Feel free to call us with any questions you may have. Below, take a look at some of the most common questions we get.
Q: Will you be taking photos of us during the race and if so, how much does it cost?
A: YES! Not only do we take pictures, but we have four professional photographers at every race, who will absolutely capture you, your friends and family having the time of your lives! You never know when a camera will be pointing and clicking, so keep those smiles constant and keep it classy! Oh yeah, almost forgot! Each racer will receive a full digital photo gallery for FREE! Our gift for being a part of The Survival Race family. We will have details in your post race email. Have fun and get ready for a great time!
Q: Do you have to be an experienced runner to enter?
A: Absolutley not. We encourage everyone and anyone to get out and get dirty. Life is about taking action and being in the “race”. A typical race has all levels of experience competing, some to win, some to train, and some to enjoy!
Q: How long does it take to complete a race?
A: On average, it takes 20-40 minutes to run the race. Besides the race, there are plenty of fun and exciting activities for you to enjoy. Whether you come to the after party with your friends, or just meet new ones, we will keep you busy for as long as you can take the fun.
Q: What should I bring to the race?
A: Besides your amazing sense of adventure, bring a change of clothes. You will get extremely dirty. You will need to fill out a participant waiver at the event however, you can download this off of our site and have it presigned to save you time.
Q: What happens if it rains?
A: If it rains, you get wet. The best part of the survival race is that the elements can never stop us. We will pause however for thunder and lightning, earthquakes, tornadoes, and tsunamis.
Q: Will there be food and beverages available?
A: Yes. There will be many of the finest food delicacies available for your consumption pleasure. in other words, we will have food vendors selling all kinds of grub. If you have specific dietary needs, feel free to bring your own (and you don’t even have to share with everyone else).
Q: Do I have to swim?
A: No, there is waist high water at one obsticle, but you can detour around it if you choose.
Q: Is there an age requirment?
A: Yes. You need be be at least 9 years old to participate.
Q. Can I get a refund:
A: Unfortunately we don’t offer refunds once you have register for an event
Q: Is there an observation area:
A: Yes. We desgin the course so that a few of the obstacals are viewable. Feel free to bring a camera and take some pics
Save time at the race, download The Survival Race Waiver here.
Save time at the race, download The Six Flags Waiver here.