Virtual 10K Race

Frequently Asked Questions

General Event Information

The virtual race distance is 6.2 mile (10 kilometers).

Choosing a race route is at the sole discretion of the virtual race participant. Virtual routes are not sanctioned by the Cap10K. There are no geographic restrictions on where the race is run. There are no surface restrictions on where the race in run — treadmill & trail acceptable. For more information on measured 10K routes in your area see Featured 10K Routes.

True to the design of a virtual event, you can run your 10K on any day and at any time of day between 4/11/21 and 4/30/21. Make it an honest effort and challenge a friend to run with you.

Yes, walking, running, skipping or strolling are permitted.

We’ve seen it all, rain, snow and lighting however, typical spring weather for Austin in April is sunny and mild.

Race Day
Average low temperature: 51 ° F
Average high temperature: 77 ° F

Austin (April)
Average low temperature: 59 ° F
Average high temperature: 80 ° F

Check KVUE Weather before you plan your virtual 10K race.

Registration

If you registered for the live 2021 Cap10K race prior to Feb. 1, 2021, your registration is complete and you are set to run your virtual 10K.

Virtual race registration is required to receive official race shirt, finisher’s medal and race bib. Upon completion of your virtual run, submit your finish time to receive an official 2021 Statesman Cap10K Virtual Race finisher’s certificate.

Statesman Capitol 10K Virtual Race Fees:

10K Fee
$40.00–February 1, 2021 to April 10, 2021

10K Fee – Youth Age 10 & under
$25.00–February 1, 2021 to April 10, 2021

No. Registration is only available online. Online registration ends at 12:00 p.m. on  April 10, 2021.

No. Packet Pick-up is only available for two days prior to race day at the Contactless Drive-thru Packet Pick-up at the Austin American-Statesman

  • Friday, April 9, 2021 from 12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 10, 2021 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 10, 2021 at 12:00 p.m. (noon)

No. Online registration at EnMotive is the only accepted form of registration. Registrations will not be taken over the phone, fax or mail.

No. Online registration at EnMotive is the only accepted form of registration. Registrations will not be taken at packet pick-up.

First, we recommend you review our Always Advancing race shirt sizing chart before you continue. Participants may edit their race shirt size in their EnMotive registrant profile. Deadline to make changes to registrant information:

  • March 1, 2021

Log into your EnMotive Runner Profile account to edit your shirt size.

Your 2021 race registration will be updated to the virtual race experience. Please know we can neither roll over your 2021 race registration to 2022 nor provide a refund. While we were thrilled to be able to offer 2019 and 2020 registration rollovers for the canceled races, which participants were asked via email reminders to activate in order to make them valid for the following year, we are unable to do so for a third year. 

Austin American-Statesman has a NO REFUND policy. ENTRY FEES AND DONATIONS ARE NOT REFUNDABLE for any reason. This policy applies regardless of whether you become injured, have an unexpected business/family emergency, pregnancy, travel issues, etc. There are NO exceptions. Any inquiry regarding this policy will be directed back to this statement.

The New EnMotive Registration Protection Plan is designed to provide confidence that your registration fee can be recouped due to an unforeseen event. Please read complete Plan information for qualifying events that are protected. The protection plan must be purchased at the time of registration. Select Runner Protection Plan [additional] $7 (+service processing fee) during registration checkout.

Registration Protection Plan

Plan option expires on 4/10/2021

Austin American-Statesman has a NO TRANSFER & NO DEFERRAL policy. ENTRY FEES ARE NOT TRANSFERABLE for any reason. Athletes may not give or sell their entry to anyone else. Any athlete who is found to have given away or sold their race entry could be permanently banned from competing in this and other events.

The New EnMotive Registration Protection Plan is designed to provide confidence that your registration fee can be recouped due to an unforeseen event. Please read complete Plan information for qualifying events that are protected. The protection plan must be purchased at the time of registration.

Registration Protection Plan

Participants will receive two confirmation emails to participant’s email address supplied at the time of registration. The subject heading for your emailed confirmations will read:

  1. EnMotive (payment receipt). Subject line will read Your EnMotive Order
  2. Statesman Cap10K (registration confirmation). Subject line will read Your 2021 Statesman Cap10K Registration

If you did not receive a Confirmation Payment Receipt or Registration Receipt email, log into your EnMotive Runner Profile to verify your registration is complete. Once logged into your account you can resend confirmation email.

Participants will receive two confirmation emails to participant’s email address supplied at the time of registration. The subject heading for your emailed confirmations will read:

  1. EnMotive (payment receipt). Subject line will read Your EnMotive Order
  2. Statesman Cap10K (registration confirmation). Subject line will read Your 2021 Statesman Cap10K Registration

Check Spam Filter
Many times if you use the same email address for multiple entries your Internet Service Provider (ISP) will flag our confirmation emails as spam since you are receiving multiple emails at once that look 99% identical.

Manage My Registration
If you did not receive a Confirmation Payment Receipt or Registration Receipt email, log into your EnMotive Runner Profile to verify your registration is complete. Once logged into your account you can resend confirmation email.

Contact Race Office
To help us further assist you please email the race office with your Race Inquiry.

Packet Pick-up

Contactless Drive-thru Packet Pick-up

Austin American-Stateman
166 East Riverside Drive, Austin, TX 78704

Friday, April 9, 2021
12:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Saturday, April 10, 2021
10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Read complete Packet Pick-up procedures here.

No. Contactless Drive-thru Packet Pick-up does not require an appointment. Participants will be issued race packets on a first-come first-served basis..

Follow these steps to log in to EnMotive and look up your bib number.

step 1Log in to EnMotive here. At the top right of the EnMotive page click on the blue Log In button.

 

step 2Enter the email address you used to register for the race and your EnMotive password. Click Log In.

 

step 3Your Registrant dashboard should appear. Under the heading Current and Upcoming Events, the race 2021 Statesman Cap10K will be listed. Click on the blue Actions button and select View Registration.

 

step 4Your Registrant profile should appear. Scroll down to the third heading, Bib Number–write this number down and bring it with you to packet pick-up.

No. Race Packets are ONLY available at the Contactless Drive-thru Packet Pick-up held at the Austin American-Statesman.

  • Friday, April 9, 2021 from 12:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, April 10, 2021 from 10:00 a.m.—3:00 p.m.

Yes, the person picking up the race packet must know the registrant’s bib number to claim the packet.

Yes, the person picking up the race packet must know the registrant’s bib number to claim the packet.

Timing & Results

No. Virtual race participants will not receive a timing tag with their race number. The use of a personal tracking or timing device (watch or GPS) is not required but, encouraged.

From any handheld device, log into your EnMotive Runner Profile account to submit your time and request a finisher’s certificate.

There are no age group categories for the virtual race. Due to the fact that race results can not be officiated, there are no age group awards.

Services & Fulfillment

Yes. Follow these steps to request packet mailing.

step 1Log in to EnMotive here. At the top right of the EnMotive page click on the blue Log In button.

 

step 2Enter the email address you used to register for the race and your EnMotive password. Click Log In.

 

step 3Your Registrant dashboard should appear. Under the heading Current and Upcoming Events, the race 2021 Statesman Cap10K will be listed. Click on the blue Actions button and select View Registration.

 

step 4

Your Registrant profile should now appear. Scroll down to the third heading, Bib Number–write this number down, you will need it when you purchase packet mailing.

 

step 5Finally click on Purchase Packet Mailing link here. Complete the request form, make payment and you’re done.

 

calendarRace packets will start shipping on 3/22/21. Mail requests after 4/5/21 may take up to 7-10 days to fulfill due to demand. Mail option ends 4/30/21.

The New EnMotive Registration Protection Plan is designed to provide confidence that your registration fee can be recouped due to an unforeseen event. Please read complete Plan information for qualifying events that are protected. The protection plan must be purchased at the time of registration. Select packet Runner Protection Plan [additional] $7 (+ service processing fee) during registration checkout.

Registration Protection Plan

Plan option expires on 4/10/2021

We apologize for the error. Please attach a photo of the shirt size label and include the registrant’s name in an email to the race office. Email instructions are here.

In an effort to accurately fulfill all participant registrations, substitutions will not be accepted until each participant has had an opportunity to receive their requested size at the Packet Pick-up. Exchanges will be accepted beginning 4/12/21. Exchanges will be accepted on a first come, first served basis while sizes and quantities are available.

Rules & Restrictions

The race is not limited by the amount of time to complete 6.2 mile distance. There are no restrictions on the time of day you complete your 10K race. The race must be completed between 4/11/2021 and 4/30/21. Virtual race times must be submitted by 4/30/2021.

The use of Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) while participating in the virtual 10K race, is at the sole discretion of the individual participant.