• Frequently Asked Questions


          Does all the information on the registration form need to be filled in?
    For 5K entrants, all information on the registration form must be completed.

          Is a signature required for each entrant?
          Yes, if the entrant is under 18 a parent signature is required.

    Can you register online?
    Yes, registration will be available online Dec 1, 2017

    $20 through Feb 9, 2018 (No processing fees!)

    $25 from Feb 10 through March 1, 2018 (No processing fees!)

    $30 from March 2 through March 3 at 8:30 am (No processing fees!)

    When does the online registration close?
    Online registration closes at 8:30 am on Saturday, March 3.

    Do PTAs and campuses receive credit for online registrations?
    Yes, PTAs and school campuses will receive credit for any online registration that designates their school. 

    How much do PTAs and Campuses receive?
    PTAs receive $2.50 per entrant that designate their campus.
    School Campuses receive $1.50 per entrant that designate their campus.

          Can participants register the day of the run?
    Participants can register at the run for $30. School credit will be given for day of run registrations as long as they
          designate a school on the registration form.

    Do children in strollers need to be registered?
    No, there is no fee for children in strollers.

    Can I get a refund?
    Entry fees are non-refundable, including the event of inclement weather. Your entry fee will be considered a donation to the Foundation For Allen Schools.

    What is the Sleep-In registration?
    The Sleep-In registration allows individuals to donate to the Foundation without having to participate in the event. This is a good option for someone who cannot attend the run but wants to support your school and help you reach your goal. Some families sign up relatives from out of town, such as grandparents. This is also popular with teachers. Sleep-In registration is available online, and entrants receive a Race Packet with a t-shirt.

    Race Packets/T-shirts

    What is a Race Packet?
    The Race Packet contains the t-shirt, numbered race bib (with tracking chip for 5K) to wear at the run, information, coupons, and items from Eagle Run sponsors and community businesses.

    Do all entrants receive a t-shirt?
    All entrants will receive a t-shirt. Entrants who submit the entry form by February 9 will receive a t-shirt in their requested size. After Feb 9, sizes may be limited. 

    How do entrants get their t-shirts and bibs (Race Packet)? 

          T-shirts and race bibs will be included in the Race Packet and will be available at Packet Pickup.
                    You may pick up your Race Packet at either location on Feb 28 or March 1:
                    Allen ISD Administration Building (612 E. Bethany Drive)
                    Allen ISD Service Center (1451 North Watters)
                    February 28  11 am - 7 pm    (Wednesday)
                    March 1          8 am - 6 pm    (Thursday)
         Any packets not picked up at Allen ISD Administration Building or Allen ISD Service Center will be available at the run.
         Race Packets will be available for pick up on race day, starting at 7am at the Packet Pickup Tent.
     Race Day & Bibs/Timing Tags

    How are run results tracked?
    5K entrants will receive a numbered bib with a timing tag attached. Run results are categorized by gender and age and are available at www.AllenEagleRun.org - Timing provided by Compton Time and Measure.

    Is the Fun Run/Walk timed?
    No. The Fun Run/Walk is an untimed run/walk. (approximately one-mile)

    Is it okay to walk in the 5K?
    Yes, you can walk and/or run in both the fun run and 5K race.

    What if an entrant loses their bib/timing tag?
    Lost bibs will be replaced at the Information Booth the day of the run. A fee will be charged for lost bibs/timing tags.

    I registered for the wrong event. Can I change events?
    Yes. Visit the Information Booth the morning of the run to make the change.

    Do Fun Run/Walk entrants receive a bib?
    Fun Run/Walk entrants will receive a “Fun Run” bib. They do not receive a timing tag.

    Can I bring my dog?
    The Allen Police Department strongly discourages pets at the event. 

    Can my child ride his/her scooter or skateboard in the Fun Run?
    No, scooters and skateboards will not be allowed. Small children are welcome to ride in strollers.

    Can participants dress-up at the run?
    Participants are encouraged to show school spirit at the run by wearing school colors, holding banners and pennants, wearing bandanas, etc.


    What awards are given out to Schools?

    · Largest School Team, Most Spirited Team, and School with Highest Participation Percentage will receive an award.
          Largest Team                                                  Best Dressed/Most Spirited Team
                      2016 Boon Elementary                                              2016Green Elementary       
                      2015 Ereckson Middle School                                     2015 None
                      2014 Boon Elementary                                              2014 Boyd Elementary
                      2013 Evans Elementary                                             2013 Green Elementary
    2012 Evans Elementary                                             2012 Bolin Elementary
                      2011 Evans Elementary                                             2011 Vaughan Elementary
                      2010 Evans Elementary                                             2010 Vaughan Elementary
    2009 Vaughan Elementary                                         2009 Bolin Elementary


    · School Team with Highest Percentage of Enrollment Participation 
                              2016 Boon Elementary   
                              2015 Evans Elementary
                              2014 Evans Elementary
                              2013 Vaughan Elementary
                              2012 Vaughan Elementary

                         · Largest Corporate Team
                               2015  PFWweb
          What awards are given out at the run?

     · 5K: Finishers will receive a participation ribbon. 

              Medals will be given out for Overall male/female & Masters male/female

       top 3 male and top 3 females for each age group 8 and younger, 9-10, 11-12,
       13-14, 15-19, 20-24,and every 5 years to 80+

    · Fun Run/Walk: Finishers will receive a participation ribbon.


    Benefits of Participating

    Who benefits from the Eagle Run?

    · School PTAs will receive $2.50 per registration received through their school (online and day-of entries that designate a school).
    · Campus programs will receive $1.50 per registration received through their school (online and day-of entries that designate a school).

    · Allen Council of PTAs proceeds are awarded as scholarships to graduating AHS seniors.

    · Foundation For Allen Schools proceeds are awarded as scholarships to Allen ISD teachers and as grants for projects in Allen classrooms

    · Creates a Family Fun Event

    · Promotes a Healthy Lifestyle

    · Promotes School Pride

      Creates a Fun Comminity Event