Frequently Asked Questions
Got a question? Check some of our FAQs below to seeif it's already been answered or use the form at the bottom of the page to get in touch.
Q: How do I register?
A: Visit the registration page here and use one form per entry. Once your details have been filled in and payment complete, a member of the fundraising team will be in contact to welcome you to the team.
Q: How old must I be to enter the event?
A: Anyone can take part in Run Prestwood: The Virtual Edition. Runners aged 13-16 years old must ask an adult to enter on their behalf using the registration form - including £10 race entry fee. We recommend that anyone under the age of 16 on race day is supervised by a parent/guardian throughout the event.
NB: Anyone 12 or under can join the event for free and we encourage everyone to fundraise to support the Chilterns MS Centre.
Q: How much do I need to fundraise for the event?
A: We're asking runners to commit to raising at least £100 each as part of this event which will go towards the work of the Chilterns MS Centre. Set up your fundraising page in a few clicks using JustGiving. We'll also send you a fundraising pack with lots of tips, as well as giving you lots of encouragement throughout your event.
Q: Is there a set route for the event?
A: No, you can run a route of your choice over the weekend of 29-31 May. Please check local and national guidelines at the time of your run. If you need a hand, fill in the form below to ask for support.
Q: Will first aid available?
A: As the event is virtual we are unable to provide any first aid on the day. Runners are solely responsible for their safety (and that of any child participant/s they are supervising) throughout this virtual challenge.
Q: How can I track my time for the event?
A: RunKeeper, Nike and Strava are a few apps that can track your time and route. We suggest using Strava to track your activity which also links to our online giving platform, JustGiving.
Q: When do I need to submit my time to Chilterns MS Centre?
A: You can either send a screenshot of your finishing time, or free type an email with your race time to the team here before 12noon Tuesday 1 June. We have a prize for first place in each of the distances. Please note this is not a necessity and you do not have to submit your time.
Q: How will the Chilterns MS Centre use my details?