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4.2 starsPre-race
Ease for day-of registration1 of 1 : Day-of registration will never be problem - race has plenty of slots or is not big
Registration lines1 of 1 : Average organization, short-ish lines, day-of registration on separate tables, at least one line for pre-reg, one for day-of
Packet pickup organization1 of 1 : Assembly line packet/chip pickup, early packet pickup
Parking1 of 1 : Tons of parking, no trouble finding a spot even minutes before race start
Deferral policy1 of 1 : Not applicable
4.2 starsRace Appeal
Race-packet swag1 of 1 : Nice race swag - tech tee, above-standard fare quality of gear
Get what you pay for1 of 1 : Got more than I paid for/generous donors
Distance varieties1 of 1 : More than one distance choice; one choice for the beginner/injured (eg: 5k in a marathon event)
Scenery1 of 1 : Pretty run
Distance accuracy1 of 1 : Certified course
4.0 starsDifficulty / Technicality
Starting line/crowd size1 of 1 : Average race - average runner can start three to seven rows back
Hills1 of 1 : Really, truly fast and board-flat
Technical1 of 1 : Small road debris, a couple potholes, but nothing bad, wide and flat bench-cut trails
New-runner friendly1 of 1 : Friendly to new runners
Difficulty following course1 of 1 : A few zig-zags, but not tough to follow unassisted
4.5 starsPost Race
Post-race party1 of 1 : Excess of food/drinks for everyone, music, crowd favorite to stay around for
Timing promptness1 of 1 : Chip times available immediately after crossing finish(self-service kiosk)
Awards promptness1 of 1 : Awards given out shortly after all finishers are done
Awards quality1 of 1 : Average awards quality, 5-year age groups