Crest Best Run Fest

Wildwood Crest, New Jersey

October 7, 2018

Crest Best Run Fest

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Crest Best Run Fest

*NEW IN 2018*

Wildwood Crest, New Jersey

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The Inaugural Crest Best Run Fest Presented by Inspira Health Network is a world class running event almost entirely in the Borough of Wildwood Crest, NJ, the home of DelMoSports! This event features 3 races over 2 days for runners seeking the ultimate experience and swag.

What's included?

We know there are many choices when it comes to running races, so what can you expect from the Crest Best?

  • A LA CARTE Pricing - Choose the BEST/BETTER/GOOD option for you!
  • OUTSTANDING Customer Service
  • BIG Bling
  • Hot Breakfast Buffet
  • Awesome Swag
  • Awards. Lot's of awards!
  • Free Race Photos and more!

A Weekend Of Events

The Crest Best Run Fest features a 10 Miler, 5 Miler, 5K and Kids’ Race which allows runners to experience the BEST of what Wildwood Crest has to offer: beachfront parks, scenic bayside lakes, wetlands and wildlife refuge!

Weekend Warrior

October 6, 2018
Saturday
9:30 am
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Check out the Weekend Warrior race packages. Weekend Warriors can participate in two races during the weekend and collect the bling! The race options include a 5K on Saturday, October 6 and the choice of the 5 Miler or 10 Miler on Sunday, October 7.

5K Saturday + 5 Miler OR 10 Miler Sunday

"BEST" Deal - Includes (2) Races + (2) Medals + (2) Breakfasts + (1) Awesome Competitor Shirt: $79.99

Sunset Lake 5K

3.1 Miles
October 6, 2018
Saturday
9:30 am
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The Sunset Lake 5K, the first race of the weekend, is a great event for ALL ABILITIES as runners are guided from Centennial Park to Sunset Lake and back. Runners have the ability to make a weekend out of it to become a WEEKEND WARRIOR and add the 5 Miler (Saturday) or 10 Miler (Sunday) races for discounted combo prices and collect the BLING!

"BEST" Deal - Includes Race + Medal + Shirt + Breakfast: $39.99

"BETTER" Deal - Includes Race + Medal OR Shirt OR Breakfast (Select One) (Selection is FINAL): $29.10

"GOOD" Deal - Includes Race Only: $19.10

Kids Race

1K
October 6, 2018
Saturday
12:00 pm
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The CREST BEST Kids’ have arrived for the 1K fun run on the world famous Wildwood Crest Bike Path. This is a fun race for kids 12 and under but don't be fooled they run faster than their parents do. This race starts/finishes on the bike path at Centennial Park in Wildwood Crest.


Kids: $19.10

Baker Brother 5 Miler

5 Miles
October 7, 2018
Sunday
7:30 am
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The Baker Brother 5 Miler run course is an out/back featuring the Wildwood Crest Bike Path. Runners have the ability to make a weekend out of it to become a WEEKEND WARRIOR and add the 5K (Saturday) for discounted combo prices and collect the BLING!

"BEST" Deal - Includes Race + Medal + Shirt + Breakfast: $39.99

"BETTER" Deal - Includes Race + Medal OR Shirt OR Breakfast (Select One) (Selection is FINAL): $29.10

"GOOD" Deal - Includes Race Only: $19.10

Crest Best 10 Miler

10 Miles
October 7, 2018
Sunday
7:45 am
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The Crest Best 10 Miler delivers the most scenic, unique 10 mile course in South Jersey. Runners will pass bayside lakes, causeways, fishing ports, wildlife preserves, ocean views, and bike paths for a one-of-a-kind experience in Wildwood Crest, NJ. Runners have the ability to make a weekend out of it to become a WEEKEND WARRIOR and add the 5K (Saturday) for discounted combo prices and collect the BLING!

"BEST" Deal - Includes Race + Medal + Shirt + Breakfast: $39.99

"BETTER" Deal - Includes Race + Medal OR Shirt OR Breakfast (Select One) (Selection is FINAL): $29.10

"GOOD" Deal - Includes Race Only: $19.10

Event Schedule

*SCHEDULE OF EVENTS IS TENTATIVE & SUBJECT TO CHANGE.
Please continue to check back regularly for updates.

Saturday, October 6, 2018

8:00 am
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11:55 am
Athlete Check In

*5K / KIDS ONLY!

*5K MUST CHECK IN BY 9:25 am, KIDS MUST CHECK IN BY 11:55 am

Centennial Park
9:30 am
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4:00 pm
Athlete Check In

*10 MILE, 5 MILE & KIDS ONLY

*KIDS MUST CHECK IN BY 11:55 am

Centennial Park
9:30 am
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5K RACE STARTS
Centennial Park
10:30 am
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Awards Ceremony

*5K ONLY

Centennial Park
12:00 pm
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KIDS RACE STARTS
Centennial Park

Sunday, October 7, 2018

6:00 am
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7:15 am
Athlete Check In

*10 MILE & 5 MILE ONLY

Centennial Park
7:30 am
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5 MILE RACE STARTS
Centennial Park
7:45 am
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10 MILE RACE STARTS
Centennial Park
10:00 am
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Awards Ceremony

*10 MILE & 5 MILE

Centennial Park
11:00 am
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Race Course Closes
Sunset Lake 5K
Crest Best 10 Miler
Baker Brother 5 Miler

Sunset Lake 5K

Sunset Lake 5K

Crest Best 10 Miler

Crest Best 10 Miler

Baker Brother 5 Miler

Baker Brother 5 Miler
*The Race Director reserves the right to alter the course at any time for any reason.

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Friends & Family

The Borough of Wildwood Crest is a small shore resort community located at the extreme southern end of New Jersey. Our magnificent free beaches are among the most beautiful in the world. We offer many activities like our Famous Wildwood Boardwalk, to parasailing, fishing, jet skies and the many other interesting and exciting attractions in southern New Jersey. Wildwood Crest was recently named top 25 family vacation destination on East Coast! (Trip Advisor) Remember... it's better in the Crest.

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Everything you need to know about race day in one simple format. Print and take with you.

2018 Athlete Guide will be available closer to race day, once all dates/times are finalized.

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FAQ

Some of the more commonly asked event specific and general policy questions:
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Can I switch my shirt size?

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All race items (personalized bibs, shirts, etc.) are typically ordered 45 days in advance - for this event in particular, that date is August 23rd.  Should you need to switch your shirt size BEFORE this date, please email us at info@delmosports.com. Should you need to switch your shirt size AFTER this date, you may swap your shirt out should we have any extra, after the event on Sunday at the Info Tent on Bader Field. Please keep in mind that this is a first come, first serve basis and we do this in an effort for everyone to get the sizes they ordered. Thank you for your cooperation!

Can you explain the pricing structure?

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A La Carte Pricing:

  • "BEST" Deal Entry Includes: Race + Medal + Shirt + Breakfast **Best bang for your buck!**
  • "BETTER" Deal Entry Includes: Race + Medal OR Shirt OR Breakfast (Select One) (Selection is FINAL)
  • "GOOD" Deal Entry Includes: Race Only! Does not include additional items.
  • Weekend Warrior "BEST" Deal Entry Includes: (2) Races + (2) Medals + (2) Shirts + (2) Breakfasts
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Is Live Tracking available for this event?

YES! We offer FREE Live Tracking via the DelMoSports Elite Events Mobile App during event weekend. In addition to live athlete tracking, there will also be live race day coverage with up-to-date race results, selfie filters, live leaderboard and more! Download it today! Apple App Store / Google Play

Note:  The tracking is ONLY available on race day.

Stay tuned for the Desktop link!

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What do I do if my results are incorrect or missing?

Shoot us an email at info@delmosports.com and we will have our timing company review your results accordingly.

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I can no longer compete, can I get a refund?

No, we do not under any circumstance offer refunds. Please see our DelMo Race Policies on the bottom of this event page.

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I can’t race this year but I want to be involved, how can I help?

Volunteer!  We are always looking for helpful volunteers at all of our events.  Contact us more information or go to our Volunteer page to sign up.

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Can I check in for another athlete?

Sure! Just make sure you have some form of photo identification of the person you are picking up for. Photo of ID works!

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Will bikes, skates, baby joggers or dogs be permitted on the course?

For everyone’s safety we do not allow bikes, skates, baby joggers, skateboards, or dogs on the course.

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What are the Age Groups for awards?

19 & under

20-24

25-29

30-34

35-39

40-44

45-49

50-54

55-59

60-64

65-69

70-74

75+

Para

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Information on Registration Protector

If you purchased Registration Protector through Booking Protect at the time of check-out, you may request a refund provided you are in compliance with the terms and conditions. Please refer to the email that was sent to you following the completion of your registration. For more information, click HERE (downloadable PDF). To start a claim, click HERE.

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Can I bring communication or music devices on the course?

Yes!

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Where will the port-a-potties be located?

Approximately every 1-2 miles throughout the course as well as at the start and finish line areas.

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Can I transfer, sell, or give my bib to another person?

No. Please see the DelMo Race Policies at the end of this event page.

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I am/was unable to attend the event. Can my items be mailed to me?

No. Unfortunately, we do not mail race items post event. Thank you for understanding.

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Featuring over 8,000 hotel, motel and bed and breakfast rooms, the Wildwoods — Wildwood, Wildwood Crest and North Wildwood — offer accommodations to fit every taste and budget. Many are family owned and operated and welcome patrons with a warm brand of hospitality and personal service. For those seeking longer-term options, the Wildwoods also feature a variety of weekly vacation rentals including condos, apartments, townhomes, duplexes, homes and cottages throughout the island. 

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Deferral Policy

DelMoSports, LLC does not allow for any deferrals. However, you may request a refund provided you have purchased Registration Protector through Booking Protect (Core DelMo Events) or Allianz (IRONMAN 70.3 Atlantic City). Please refer to the email that was sent to you following the completion of your registration. Additionally, you may also request a transfer to another DelMoSports event in the same calendar year, provided you meet the Transfer Policy terms below.

Transfer Policy

Event To Event

  1. There is a $30 transfer fee to transfer from one event to another event.
  2. The event transferred into must be in the same calendar year as the original event year. This does not include Hops Trot 5k and/or IRONMAN 70.3 Atlantic City.
  3. If an athlete is transferring from a higher priced race to a lower priced race, the athlete will not be refunded the difference. 
  4. If an athlete is transferring from a lower priced race to a higher priced race, the athlete will be required to pay the difference in addition to the transfer fee.
  5. Entry into sold out events is not available.
  6. Athletes must transfer out of a race no later than 45 days prior to the race date.
  7. Athletes may transfer into eligible races until 45 days prior to the race date.
  8. If a one-day USAT license was purchased along with the original race entry, it cannot be transferred to the new race and will need to be repurchased by the athlete.
  9. Races to be transferred into must have been opened to the general public for at least ten days.
  10. An athlete may only request (1) transfer per event per calendar year.
  11. If an athlete chooses to transfer, they forfeit their eligibility for the full refund plan. Even if they purchased the Registration Protector for that particular event within the registration.

Within the Same Event

  1. Transfers are permitted from one distance to another within the same event provided General Registration is still open.
  2. There is no fee to transfer from one distance to another within the same event. This includes Individual to Relay and vice versa.
  3. If an athlete is transferring from a higher priced distance to a lower priced distance, the athlete will not be refunded the difference.
  4. If an athlete is transferring from a lower priced distance to a higher priced distance, the athlete will be required to pay the difference.
  5. Once a transfer or refund has been redeemed, the option to switch is no longer available.
  6. If an athlete chooses to transfer, they forfeit their eligibility for the full refund plan.

To request a transfer, email info@delmosports.com

Refund Policy

DelMoSports, LLC offers Registration Protector through ACTIVE. In the event that you register for a DelMoSports event and cannot participate, there are no refunds UNLESS you have purchased Registration Protector AND are in compliance with the terms and conditions. Additionally, refer to item 9 of the DelMoSports, LLC Waiver: I acknowledge and agree that Event Producer, in its sole discretion, may delay, modify, or cancel the Event for any reason, including if it believes the conditions on the race day are unsafe. In the event the Event is delayed, modified, or cancelled, including but not limited to acts of God or the elements (including without limitation, wind, rough water, rain, hail, hurricane, tornado, earthquake), acts of terrorism, fire, threatened or actual strike, labor difficulty, work stoppage, insurrection, war, public disaster, flood, unavoidable casualty, race course conditions, or any other cause beyond the control of Event Producer, there shall be no refund of entry fee or any other costs incurred in connection with the Event.