How do I confirm that I am registered?
To confirm your race registration, click here.
What is the course time limit?
There is an 18:00 minute mile set for the last starting group.
What is a start group wave?
Start group waves are designed to limit the number of Colts 5K participants on the course. During registration each participant will be assigned a start group based on their estimated finish time and preference to stay with family, bring a stroller, or walk.
What time does my start group wave start?
Start group waves are spaced about 90 seconds apart. For 2021, local ordinances may require start group times to be modified, if this becomes the case the Colts 5K will communicate at the appropriate time so that participants can plan accordingly. Participants will select their preferred start time, beginning at 8:00 a.m., 8:15 a.m. or 8:30 a.m. To increase social distancing, participants will have staggered start times. If there are updates to the start group timing, participants will be notified via email.
Is there a minimum age for the 5K run?
Children must be at least 7 years old to participate in the 5K. For younger participants, parents are encouraged to run with their child.
What is the distance for Colts Play60 Fun Run?
About 1 kilometer (0.62 miles).
What is the age limit for Colts Play60Fun Run?
Children must be 4-12 years old to participate in the Kids Fun Run. Children age seven and under must also participate in our Kid Check program.
What are the Colts Play60 Fun Run – Wristbands?
(MANDATORY for any child seven years old or younger.)
Two matching wristbands will be placed on each child's race bib. Please place one wristband on the child's wrist and the other wristband will be worn by the parent or guardian. Both parent and child must present the wristbands in order to exit the finish line chute area together. Parents not running with child will only be able to enter the field with only a wristband and meet their child near the finish line at the Kids Check area.
Can parents participate in the Colts Play60 Fun Run with their child?
Yes, parents are more than welcome to participate in the Colts Play60 Fun Run with their child! Parents will not need to register themselves if they are running the Play60 Fun Run with their child, just wear the wristband provided with their child's bib.
Can I run in the 5K with a jogging stroller?
Yes, we do allow strollers on the 5K course. For the safety of those on the course, we ask that you start at in at the back of each start group, or within the designated stroller corral.
*Is a game ticket included with a Colts 5K or Colts Play60 Fun Run registration? *
A Colts home preseason game ticket (Week One vs Carolina – Date TBA) is only included in the Colts 5K and Fun Run registration. See the Pricing and Ticket Information tab for more information. Your ticket will be distributed as a mobile ticket. Registrants will receive an email with a link to claim their ticket within 21 days of registering. Click here for more information and how to download your mobile ticket.
Participants will be able to select the location of their tickets when they claim their tickets. To ensure your tickets are seated next to other participants, please register together or check with them before confirming seat location. All tickets are located within the Terrace Level. If you are interested in purchasing additional tickets, you will have the opportunity when you claim your tickets.
How does packet mailing work?
All race registrations completed prior to July 15 will include packet mailing. This will include your race t-shirt and race bib. All packets will be mailed out by August 1 and should arrive within 5-10 days prior to the Colts 5K event date.
All participants who register on or after July 16 will need to plan to pick up their packet at packet pick up prior to Race Day.
How long does it take for may packet to arrive?
Packets are shipped out in bulk batches at the United States Postal Service. It could take 2 days or up to 10 days to arrive in your mailbox. This means you may receive one packet and none of the other ones on the same day. If it has still not arrived by August 13, please visit the registration page and scroll down to "RACE CONTACT INFO" to submit your inquiry.
Can I exchange shirt size?
Yes, please stop by the registration tent on race morning after 8 a.m. Any sizes available can be exchanged on first come first served basis and are not guaranteed.
Will there be a bag check?
There will be bag check available in Lot B, on the north side on Lucas Oil Stadium, just across from the Start Line (South Street).
*Can I bring a bag into the stadium? *
All bags are subject to search. Please refer to the NFL Clear Bag Policy.
What about inclement weather?
Race officials may, in their sole discretion, cancel, delay, or change the event in the case of extreme conditions that may affect the safety and health of participants. In case of delay or cancellation, immediate notification will be made through Indianapolis Colts Facebook, Twitter, and website. In addition, all participants will be notified via email. Should the event be cancelled due to extreme weather or other conditions beyond the Colts' control, there will be no registration refunds or transfers.
If inclement weather (lightning, high winds, etc.) is forecast for race day, the Colts will post an update of the race status on Colts5K.com by 5 p.m. ET, the day prior to the event and notify all registrants via email. A second update will be posted by 6 a.m. ET, on race day. If the race is postponed on race day due to weather, the latest possible start time will be 9:00 a.m. (30-minute delay). If the race is delayed more than 30 minutes, participants will be permitted to walk the concourse and tunnel inside Lucas Oil Stadium to still "Finish on the 50-Yard Line" and receive their medals.
What if the event is cancelled?
If the event is cancelled, the Colts may host a Virtual 5K open to all registered participants. In such case, Finisher medals will be sent to all registered participants who participate in the Virtual 5K. All registered participants will still receive their race packets that will include t-shirt, medal and race bib. Details for the Virtual 5K will be announced via email in the event that the 2021 Colts 5K is cancelled. Please note that if the Colts 5K is cancelled, the Colts may postpone shipment of t-shirts, bibs, and medals to consolidate shipments.
PLEASE NOTE: Current health and safety protocols, including face coverings and physical distancing, for all attendees, staff and media will be enforced. (Protocols are subject to change prior to the Colts 5K. All updates will be communicated to participants via email.)
Will I have to wear a Face Covering?
All 5K and Fun Run participants will be required to wear a face covering at the start and finish lines. Protocols are subject to change prior to the Colts 5K. All updates will communicated to participants via email.
Will I be able to hang out on the field after I finish the race?
Participants will not be permitted to gather on the field after finishing. They will be able to take part in staged photo opportunities as they exit the stadium to the post-race celebration.