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Strider Glider Quarter Marathon - Road - Quarter Marathon [ Find another review ] [ Home ]

4.5 starsPre-race
Ease for day-of registration1 of 1 : Day-of registration may have very short lines, no issues
Registration lines1 of 1 : Streamlined, three or more lines, volunteers informed
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
4.2 starsRace Appeal
Race-packet swag1 of 1 : Amazing race swag - always unique or useful, eye-popping
Get what you pay for1 of 1 : Got more than I paid for/generous donors
Distance varieties1 of 1 : One distance choice
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 : Some rolling small hills
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 : Simple race: big circle / square
4.6 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 after only a short delay(periodic printouts)
Awards promptness1 of 1 : Awards given out shortly after all finishers are done
Awards quality1 of 1 : Decent awards
Other post-race events1 of 1 : Packed with events: Basket raffles, Chinese auction, 50/50 raffle