FAQ

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REGISTRATION & ACCEPTANCE

 

Is there any age limit to join the event?

10km Self Healing Journey - 16 years old or above

5km Adventure Journey - 12 years old or above

2km Downshifting Journey - No limit

Is "Run For Wellness 2021" a competition? Any prizes entitled to the fastest runners?

 

Run For Wellness 2021 is not a competition. The aim of the event is to raise public awareness on emotional health of young people. Every participant who successfully complete the event can redeem a Finisher Gift Pack.

Can I sign up for multiple events?

 

As long as the participants meet the requirements of the category, you are welcome to consecutively sign up for multiple events.

When is the deadline for registration?

 

The registration deadline is on the 19 March 2021 (12:00pm HKT). Limited quota, first come first served.

Late registration will not be accepted.

How do I know if I am successfully registered?

You will receive the confirmation email at the completion of the online registration and payment.

The mail may be marked as spam, please check your spam or junk mail box. Please contact info@runforwellness.org.hk or 3611 0326 (Monday - Friday 0930 - 1800, except public holiday) if you cannot find the email.

May I join the event if I am at oversea?

 

Yes you may. Regardless of location and time, participants can join the event as long as it is completed within the event set period (1 April 2021 1200am HKT - 14 April 2021 11:59pm HKT).

Is the registration fee tax-deductible?

 

The registration fee is NOT tax-deductible. ONLY donation in addition to registration fee is tax-deductible. Funds raised will be used to provide financial assistance to young people who need psychiatric services.

Why do I need to provide my personal information for registration?

 

Your personal information provided to the organizers and co-organizers will be used for race registration, future correspondence and in relation to activities for the promotion of this programme ONLY.

Your personal data will be used for the purposes related to the participation in different programmes and activities, the issuance of receipts, collecting user feedback, conducting analyses, and any other initiatives in relation to the aims and objectives of the Federation. You have the right to request access to and correction of your personal data. For inquiry or updating your personal data, please contact us at info@runforwellness.org.hk.

We may send any news and information related to the HKFYG and its service units to you using the contact information you have provided.

DURING THE EVENT

Do I need to complete the run at once or by multiple stages?

All participants MUST complete the run IN ONE GO within the event set period (1 April 2021 1200am HKT - 14 April 2021 11:59pm HKT).

Will I receive the finisher Gift Pack if I do not complete the run within the event period? 

 

Participants must complete the run and submit the record within the event period in order to receive the Finisher Gift Pack.

Do I need to use the Official Mobile Application for the event?

Participants MUST use a mobile application (APP) or activity tracker to track your running “Distance" and “Finishing Time”. Please see below for our suggested APPs for your consideration.

> Strava

> Nike Run Club

> Garmin Connect

> COROS

> Suuto

> Amazfit

> RunKeeper

> Runtastic

> Run with map My Run

> Samsung Health

> Google Fit

> Apple Health

> Polar Beat

Can my running records before the start of the event be counted?

 

We only accept those records that are completed in between the event set period (1 April 2021 1200am HKT - 14 April 2021 11:59pm HKT).

Is there any dress code for the event?

 

No. Nevertheless, all participants are recommended to wear the Run For Wellness event tee to show their support on emotional health of young people.

POST EVENT

How and when can I redeem the ‘HKFYG Run For Wellness 2021’ Finisher Gift Pack?

 

Participants must complete the races and submit their records within the event set period in order to receive their Finisher Gift Pack. All gift packs will be available for collection on 24 - 25 April 2021 at a designated location. Late virtual run record submission will not be accepted.

How do I claim the FREE delivery of Finisher Gift Pack service?

 

To redeem a free delivery service, participants must upload a screenshot to proof that you have already posted a photo of you and your running bib at your social media platform at virtual running record submission.

*Late submission or resubmission WILL NOT be accepted.