Citython FAQs

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How do I register myself?

  1. Proceed to this page: Register Now
  2. Register as either a Citython Runner or a Brunch Pass Spectator.

How do I register a team?

Team Instructions

  1. Proceed to this page.
  2. Register as either a Citython Runner or a Brunch Pass Spectator. With both options, you can register as yourself or for someone else.
  3. Fill out the participant information for yourself or the leader of your team.
  4. Under Team Information, select “Create a Team.”
  5. Enter your team name, a team description (if desired), and select the private team or public team option.
  6. Finally, choose whether you would like to prepay for the team members.
  • If you choose private, the password you create will have to be distributed to everyone who wishes to join your team. They will be asked to enter this password after searching and choosing your team name.
  • If yes, enter the exact number of team members. This option will require you to enter the email addresses of every team member on this screen. Your card information will be entered on the following screen.
  • If no, proceed to the next screen. Your team members will pay for themselves at
    checkout.

Can I attend the post-race brunch even if I don't want to run?

Yes, you can purchase a brunch pass for $18 which includes admission for one to the post-race brunch provided by local restaurant, b.good, entertainment by DJ Nelski, and three drink tickets (photo ID required).

What's included in the registration fee?

5K Registration Package ($50):

  • Participation in the Citython 5K road race – a USATF certified race course – including bib with built-in timing chip
  • Long sleeve race shirt (not guaranteed after November 1, 2018)
  • Admission for one to the post-race brunch provided by local restaurant, b.good, emceed by Jenny Johnson of NESN’s Dining Playbook and Champy, with entertainment by DJ Nelski
  • Three drink tickets (photo ID required)

Brunch Pass Package ($18):

  • Admission for one to the post-race brunch provided by local restaurant, b.good, emceed by Jenny Johnson of NESN’s Dining Playbook and Champy, with entertainment by DJ Nelski
  • Three drink tickets (photo ID required)

I cannot find my confirmation email. What should I do?

We can forward you a copy. Please email rarmstrong@campharborview.org to request a copy of your confirmation email.

Can I receive my bib prior to race day?

Yes, there will be a bib pick-up event on Thursday, November 15, 2018 in the lobby of 200 Clarendon Street (former John Hancock Tower) from 12noon to 6pm.

Where do I go to check in upon arrival?

Please enter the Boston Common via the corner of Beacon and Charles Street, then find your way to the long tents marked “Registration.”

I'm driving, where should I park?

Parking will be available at The Boston Common Garage, 0 Charles St, Boston, MA 02116, and on surrounding streets.

I'm taking the T, what's the closest station?

Orange Line: Chinatown
Red Line: Park Street
Green Line: Arlington Street or Boylston Street

Is the event rain or shine?

Yes, the event is rain or shine. In the event of extreme weather (i.e. unsafe temperatures, blizzard, etc.), the Citython may be canceled. If this is the case, you will receive an email notification by 3:00pm on November 16, 2018. Please note, registration fees are non-refundable.

What should I bring?

This event is rain or shine. Please dress appropriately for cooler temperatures and precipitation. The tent for the post-race brunch will be temperature controlled but an additional layer is always recommended after running.
You will need a photo ID to consume alcohol.

Will there be bag check?

Yes, there will be secure bag check during the race. Please retrieve your bag after you’ve completed the race and prior to attending the brunch.

Can I change my registration information after I've registered?

Yes, you can edit your own registration information through Active.com until 11:59pm on November 16, 2018. Registrants can contact us directly to make changes after that date.

Can I transfer to another category?

Yes, you can transfer to another category, (i.e. from runner to brunch pass or brunch to runner) free of charge through Active.com until 11:59pm on November 12, 2018. The difference in category registration fees must be amended by both parties.

Can I transfer my registration to another person?

Yes, if you can no longer attend you can transfer your registration to another participant through Active.com until 11:59pm on November 12, 2018.  An additional $5.00 fee will be charged.

Can I volunteer?

Yes, we need your help and have plenty of options. Register to become a volunteer here.

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