TRIPLE TRIPLE Crown FAQ
Participants are eligible for a TRIPLE Triple Crown medal by completing the Half Marathon Triple Crown in three consecutive years. That’s right, on year three you will receive TRIPLE bling at the AFC Finish Line Festival and at the end of the TRIPLE Triple Crown series you will have received 13 medals!!
The TRIPLE Triple Crown is made up of three Half Marathon Triple Crown series completions.
No. You must complete the events in order, beginning with the Carlsbad Half Marathon in January and ending with America’s Finest City Half Marathon in August.
Yes! Once you’ve accepted your first TRIPLE Triple Crown medal, the challenge restarts and you are eligible again after three consecutive years of completing the Half Marathon Triple Crown.
Once you complete the Half Marathon Triple Crown two years in a row, and complete the first two Half Marathon Triple Crown races in your third consecutive year, you’ll be eligible for the TRIPLE Triple Crown! Check eligibility here.
As soon as you confirm you’re on the list be sure you are registered for the America’s Finest City Half Marathon. You will receive a special TRIPLE Triple Crown bib to redeem your commemorative TRIPLE Triple Crown Champion medal after your race.
If you think you should be on the list and don’t see your name, please email us with your name, bib number and finish times for your TRIPLE Triple Crown eligible races.
TRIPLE Triple Crown Rules
- You must register using the exact same name and birth date for each event.
- You must wear the race timing device and receive an official time for each event. If you do not have an official finishing time, you will automatically be disqualified.
- Entry into each event is not guaranteed – register early to ensure your spot and save money.
- Each event has its own time limits – to be eligible for the TRIPLE Triple Crown you must adhere to each time limit.
Check the eligibility list here.
Not yet! For those of you who had already completed the Half Marathon Triple Crown two or more times before the introduction of the TRIPLE Triple Crown series in 2018, you will only need to complete the series one more time to receive your TRIPLE Triple Crown medal. If you think this is you, please email us for confirmation.
Once you’ve accepted your first TRIPLE Triple Crown medal, the challenge restarts and you are eligible again after three consecutive years of completing the Half Marathon Triple Crown.
That’s okay, your eligibility continues! Think of it like credits in your TRIPLE Triple Crown account. Once you complete the Half Marathon Triple Crown one more time, whether that’s in 2019, 2020 or 2025, you will receive your TRIPLE Triple Crown medal then! You just need to let us know when you’re completing you series.
Finishers of the TRIPLE Triple Crown will receive an impressive commemorative medal at the Bling Bestowment booth at the America’s Finest City Finish Line Festival! TRIPLE bling baby!
Just contact In Motion by calling us at 760.692.2900 or sending us an email.