FAQs | Pittsburgh 10 Miler

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What hotel is closest to the Start Line?
The 10 Miler's official room block is at the Sheraton Pittsburgh Hotel at Station Square, just steps from the Start Line. Click here to book your room today. 

I am unable to attend or can no longer participate, can I receive a refund or defer my registration?
We do not offer refunds or deferments. But you can transfer your registration to another runner.

I signed up for the 10 Miler but I’d like to switch to the 2-Person Relay. How can I do that?
You can change your event by logging in to your RunSignUp Account and Switching your event. There is a $10 fee to complete the event transfer, plus any difference in cost for the registration. Once online registration ends at 11:59pm October 29th, all transfers must be completed in person at packet pickup.

  1. Log in to your RunSignUp account
  2. Click on the "Profile" link in the upper right corner
  3. Click on the blue "My Registered Races" button in the lower left column
  4. Click on the link to "Manage Registration" for your EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler registration
  5. Click on the blue "Transfer Event" button in the left hand column and follow the prompts

When is Packet Pickup?
Thursday Nov. 2 and Friday Nov. 3 from 11am - 7pm at Fleet Feet Pittsburgh in the South Hills
Saturday Nov. 4 - time and location TBD

Can someone else pick up my packet?
Yes, if someone else is picking up your packet, they will be required to show a copy of their own photo ID and fill out a short form. One person is able to pick up three (3) packets in addition to their own.

Will there be gear check available?
Yes, there will be a tent to check gear available near the start line. Checked gear will be available for pickup near the finish line after the race.

Is there a shuttle after the race?
There will be a shuttle running between the Finish Line and the Start Line from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM on race morning. Runners who miss the last shuttle can take the T to Station Square (there is a fare), or can walk approximately 15 minutes, crossing the Smithfield Street Bridge. 

What awards are there for this race?
Please click here to see the Rules and the award categories for the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler.

May I use a baby jogger, roller blades, or scooters?
Baby joggers, roller blades and scooter are prohibited.