Registration for the 38th annual Statesman Capitol 10,000 race will open in October 2014. The 2015 race date is Sunday, April 12, 2015. Stay informed by following us on Facebook and Twitter.
The following event rules are intended to help produce and direct a large scale event, to ensure the safety of all participants, to meet the requirements of local government permits and to be compliant with applicable USA Track & Field (USATF) regulations for participant performance records and event liability.
The Cap10K welcomes all athletes of all abilities to participate in the event. It should be noted that the event’s course topography and traffic control plan make this event particularly challenging for athletes in general, and disabled athletes in particular. The race route includes several areas with long uphill and downhill sections with sharp turns and uneven road surfaces, including speed bumps.
It is imperative for all participants to complete the event within the designated running lanes, and within the allotted course closure times of three and a half hours (3 1⁄2) in the 10K (6.2 mile) race. Participants not maintaining the pace to finish within these times will be directed to move onto the sidewalk by race officials and the finish line will not remain open beyond these finishing times.
In order to provide for participant, volunteer and spectator safety, the following rules will apply to disabled athletes who wish to participate in these events using self-propelled wheelchairs: