When should I register?

As soon as you can! Registration is open! On the registration page you can:

  • Donate to your favorite team or runner
  • Visit the Race for a Safe Haven store to purchase extra goodies for MSH

What about pets?

  • We have the option to “register” pets for $7.50 per pet. All proceeds go to My Sister’s House.
  • You can add pet registrations as an additional option during registration OR you can purchase pet registrations at the Team Store.

How do I find out if my registration went through?

You can confirm your registration on Race Roster by searching for your name or email address. You can also email runforasafehaven@my-sisters-house.org.

Do I need my registration receipt to pick up my shirt and bib?

No, but it will make things easier!

When and where is packet pick-up?

Date and time coming soon
Fleet Feet Sacramento
2311 J Street
Sacramento, CA 95816

Can I pick up race packets for other people?

Yes, you can pick up for other people if you have their registration information.

What payment methods will be accepted?

  • Online – credit card only
  • Mail-in – check
  • Packet pick-up – cash, credit card, or check

Can I get a refund?

There are no refunds.

How can I fundraise?

You can fundraise with your personal page! Friends and family can donate on your page and the amount raised will be attributed to you.

Checks can be made payable to “My Sister’s House.” Please mail checks with your pledge form so they reach our office by Friday, October 21 if you’d like them to be counted as part of the competition for the biggest fundraiser.

Visit our Pledges for My Sister’s House page for all the good details.

Are there team discounts?

Yes! If you are on a team that has 10 or more members, the individual price is reduced to $30.

Can I register the day of the race?

Yes, but we do encourage you to register early and online.

What is the minimum age to participate?

This is an event for all ages.

How do I upload my results?

Instructions on how to upload your results can be found here.

Can I walk the course?

Yes, for both in-person and virtual participants. If you are virtual, you can even design your own course. Walk, run, bike, rollerblade—you decide!

Are there awards?

Award categories will be coming soon!

How can I enter a contest?

For the top runners: Upload your time to the Run for a Safe Haven Results page.

For all other contests:

Option 1: Send your photos to runforasafehaven@my-sisters-house.org.

Option 2: Direct Message (DM) photos to the My Sister’s House Instagram account @my_sisters_house and make sure to mention the award category. Your photo will be voted on by other participants and followers of the MSH Instagram account. Winners will be announced on the Instagram page on after the live event.