Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Where does Pam’s Run take place?
A: At Claypit Hill School, 40 Adams Lane, Wayland, Massachusetts.

Q: Can runners sign up the day of the event?
A: Yes. Race day registration opens at 8:15AM, cash, check or credit card. (Cash, check preferred).

Q: What time does check-in for Pam’s Run open?
A: 8:15AM.

Q: What time are the 5k and 10k races?
A: Gun time for both the 5k and 10k is 10:00AM. Runners will line up with experienced runners (under 8 pace) at the head of the pack.

Q: What time is the Kid’s Fun Run?
A: The Kid’s Run will be at 11:00AM. All participants are required to register and receive a bib in order to participate in the Fun Run.

Q: How do I participate?
A: Run, walk, volunteer, become a sponsor, support a runner or team, or donate. All types of groups are encouraged to form a team—friends, families, churches, businesses, or social clubs. Thank you for your support!

Q: Do I have to register in advance?
A: Pre-registration is encouraged but not required; on-site registration opens at 8:15AM on race day.

Q: Can I pick up my bib in advance?
A: Absolutely! Pre-race bib pickup will be available on Wednesday and Thursday. More information here.

Q: Can I bring a stroller?
A: You are welcome to bring a stroller, but please note participants with strollers will be asked to line up at the back of the pack for safety reasons.

Q: Will there be water available along the routes?
A: Yes. Hydration is critically important. There will be water stops along both routes. There will also be water available at Claypit Hill School for you to hydrate before and after the event.

Q: Will there be portable toilets?
A: Yes, portable toilets will be available at Claypit Hill School for your use before and after the run.

Q: Will there be food at the event?
A: Yes! Plus a live band and kids’ activities!

Q: What’s this Instant Win Game?
A: In a nutshell, it’s totally fun! Everyone wins! Buy a raffle chance for a minimum donation of $5 or $10. Great prizes at both levels!

Q: Is this a rain or shine event?
A: The event will only be cancelled in the event of severe weather. Please watch this website, along with our Facebook and Twitter accounts for updates.

Q: Is parking available at the event site?
A: Race participants can park at Claypit Hill School and along the residential streets nearby. Our parking coordinators will assist you when you arrive.

If you still have questions, please contact us at Thank you for supporting Pam’s Run and Neighbor Brigade!