The following Frequently Asked Questions have been prepared to help answer questions you may have about your 2016 Shanghai International Marathon race experience.
Yes, and we are the official portal for international runners.
Each participant's registration includes a commemorative shirt, race bib and medal or medallion.
Once your registration has been processed, you will receive a confirmation email from Active.com. This email serves as your only registration confirmation.
Yes, Shanghai International Marathon is walker-friendly, as long as the walker is able to maintain the minimum pacing requirement for the race they want to participate.
Yes. Please visit the Pacing Requirements section in the Runner Info page for more details.
Anyone who is not able to maintain the pace might be picked up and transported to the destination at any point along the course.
Yes. Please visit the Runner Info page of the individual event weekend for more information.
Your personalized bib will include your first name and your race number for Shanghai International Marathon.
Yes, but your costumes are not supposed to pose any threat to other ruuners' safety. If your costume seems offensive or agressive to others, we reserve the right to either ask you to change an appropriate outfit or sadly disqualify you from the event.
Yes you can, but you are not encouraged to do so. Because the audio messages will be played throughout the course to ensure the safety of all runners.
Yes, additional restrictions may be applied on an event-by-event basis. Please review the "Safety" information in the Runner Information page of the event you are interested in.
All 2016 Shanghai International Marathon will be held even the weather changes, except in the case of lightning. Please see the "Safety" information on the Runners Information page of the event you are interested in.
Entry fees for Shanghai International Marathon are non-refundable.
Of course. The event consumes a small portion of the time spent during your trip. There is always sightseeing and general activities that appeal to all travelers. You can also make that special trip with a parent.
Absolutely! We take the hassle out of travel and provide the memorable and safe experience that is achieved by traveling with like-minded, adventure-seeking runners. It's fun seeing the sights and run the run with a group. If you prefer double occupancy packages but are traveling alone, ask us to see if there is a single traveler that can share a room.
Many of our travelers use their miles. In that case, we just offer the land package.
CTS sports is a full-service travel agency. We can customize your travel arrangements according to your specific requirements to any international event. We can also help you with domestic travel and travel that is not associated with a marathon event.
Of course. Many runners like the thrill of running their first marathon in some exotic location.
Many events offer shorter events in addition to the marathon. Running shorter distances are even more fun when you are on vacation and the shoter distances are popular with the "supporters" on the trip.
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