Boilermaker Officials Announce 2015 Registration Process [VIDEO]
It may be December, but it's not too early to start thinking about the 2015 Boilermaker.
Race officials today unveiled the logo and registration information for next year's race.
Race Director Jim Stasaitis says they're introducing a new multi-tiered registration process.
Stasaitis says registration for the Charity Bib Program will open first on March 3rd, while runners who were granted a deferral last year can register starting on March 7th
The number of Charity Bibs will be increased from 200 to 225.
He say Preferred Runners, anyone who finished last year's race in the allotted time, will be able to sign up beginning on March 14th and open registration will start on on March 21st.
Also new this year will be a wait list.
If a runner gets closed out, they can opt to be placed on a Wait List and if a spot opens up the, first runner on the list will be notified and they will have 48 hours to respond
The race caps will remain at 14,000 for the 15K race and 4,500 for the 5K.
More information on registration dates and times, go to Boilermaker.com
The 38th running of the Boilermaker will take place on Sunday, July 12, 2015.