General Questions


a. Run For Your Lives is essentially a modified game of flag tag. The difference is that the Survivor (the runner) runs a distance of approximately 5km with Zombies (the catchers) located along the route. There will be some simple obstacles along the route to simulate the things you need to do to overcome debris and fallen structures in an apocalyptic world.

a. All participants (Zombies and Survivors) need to be at least 12 years old by race day.Participants under the age of 18 must have a parent or legal guardian sign an electronic waiver, which is part of the online registration form.
Once you have completed your registration & payment for the event, you will need just your ID and the confirmation slip to collect your race pack.

a. Once you have completed your registration & payment for the event, you will need just your ID and the confirmation slip to collect your race pack.
If you are registering for the race on the day itself and you are under 18 years old, you will need aletter of authorization & waiver,from a parent or legal guardian stating the below.

a. Please bring along your Identification card, confirmation slip, a change of clothing and footwear, a towel (rinsing facilities are available onsite) as well as some money for food and drinks. Please note that the event tee and goodie bag will only be given AFTER the race.
For Zombies, please bring an additional set of old clothes as part of your zombie outfit for us to rip and soil it.

a. Survivors: please arrive at least 1 hour before your scheduled wave time to pick up your Race Entry Pack, get dressed and keep your belongings.
Zombies: please arrive at least 2 hours before your schedule wave time to get your make up done and head to your allocated area.

You are encouraged to carpool as there are limited carpark lots and alcoholic drinks are served at the event (limited to 18 years & above only; please don't drink & drive).

a. Yes, we will have vendors selling food and drinks to the worn out survivors and brain-hungry zombies. Did we mention that we have a bar too?

a. Participant who missed the flag-off time of his/her category will not be allowed to participate and will automatically be disqualified from the race. No refund will be offered to Participant who missed his/her race flag-off.



Registration & Tickets

a. Click here to start your registration. You will need to get ready your particulars such as name, identification number, email, mobile, address etc. Only online payment via Alipay, Wechat Payment, UnionPay, is accepted.

a. No. We have a strict no-refund policy.

a.6th November 2016 or when slots are fully registered. Be sure to get your tickets before that.



Survivor Related

a. Run For Your Lives is essentially a modified game of flag tag and you are the runner while the zombies are the catcher. You will be given 3 life flags and you need to run a distance of approximately 5km with obstacles and zombies in between, and try to reach the end with at least one flag.

a. Please report 1 hour before your wave start time to collect your race pack, deposit your belongings before heading to the start line for your race.

a. Each flag represent one Survivor’s Life i.e. 3 flags = 3 lives similar to how a video game character has a certain life span. If you make it back to the finish line (Safe Zone) with at least one life flag intact, you will receive a Survivor Medal, otherwise you will receive an Infected Medal.

a. A true survivor earns their "Survivor" status by not cheating flagrantly. One flag should be placed on each of your hips and one on your back. You may not tuck your flags into your clothing, or you will be automatically disqualified. All flags should be visible at all times.

a. If you enter the Safe Zone and cross the finish line without any life flags, you will be marked as "Infected". If all of your flags have been taken while you are running the course, you can still finish the race with your closest allies. You are NOT automatically transformed into a Zombie, and you may NOT take another Survivor's flags, chase other Survivors, or pick up flags off the ground.

a. We recommend that you train up your stamina, cardio fitness, and agility (helps in side stepping the zombies). For those with medical conditions, please check with your doctor before any physical activities.

a. If you are unable to complete an obstacle due to physical or medical reasons, it is your responsibility to notify an official to safely avoid the obstacle. However, you cannot skip the zombie zones.

a. No. Your only weapons will be your ability to run, dodge, and make quick decisions.

a. Course officials and medical staff will be present during the entire event, and will attend to you in the fastest time possible to patch you up.

a. No. Only registered participants meeting the age requirements will be allowed to navigate the course. Please do not bring any pets to the event site; they will be eaten by the zombies.

a. No, this is not a timed event. The focus is on outwitting and outrunning the zombies to ensure your survival.

a. Expect the unexpected. Our obstacles will be challenging, but not impossible. You will be expected to go through a blood pit, mud crawl, spider webs and more, so come prepared.

a. It really depends on your definition of a zombie ;p

a. Our zombies have specific instructions to only grab the survivors' life flags. We have trained them well, and most of the zombies have the biting urge under control.

a. If we were to tell you every detail, this wouldn't be fun at all. Our best advice: be prepared to run, duck, dive, and dodge.

a. Sure you can! We hope to have as many survivors on board in this evacuation to the Safe Zone to preserve the human race. Just make sure you are registered in the same wave timing.

a. Wear your comfortable running attire and shoes that you’re willing to get dirty in, or get fun and creative and come in costumes fitting to the theme. Please note that you will only be receiving your event tee after the run.

a. Apart from having the best last day of your life, you will receive a Run For Your Lives Event Tee, bag, finisher’s medal as well as premiums from our sponsors at the finish line. All souvenirs from the RFYL race must be picked up in person at the race itself. We will not be mailing any of the items to you after the event.



Zombie Related

a. Run For Your Lives is essentially a modified game of flag tag and you are to catch the Survivor’s flags within your allocated area. First, you will have your make-up done at the zombie transformation centre. Second, you will be led to your allocated area by the staff. Third, have fun catching as many lives as possible in the timeframe given (1.5hrs).

a. Please report to the registration booth 1.5 hours before your wave start time to allow enough time for the make-up, briefing and the journey to your zombie zone. Be sure to bring a set of old clothes for us to rip apart as your zombie costume.

a. Although you will not run the full obstacle course (approx. 5km), we recommend that you train up your agility and lateral movements. You will be doing a lot of side-steps and short sprints to catch the Survivors’ life flag. For those with medical conditions, please check with your doctor before any physical activities.

a. Yes. You can dress up in any costumes fitting to the theme. If you do not have a costume, please bring along a set of old clothes and we will rip it up to make you look as haggard as possible plus the zombie make-up done by our team of make-up artists

a. Sure you can! There’s plenty of human meat to go around. Just make sure you are registered in the same wave timing.

a. Latex is only used for our prosthetic wounds. If you have a latex allergy, you will not be given a prosthetic wound. But don’t worry, you will still be transformed into a wonderfully disgusting zombie



Others

a. Yes. There is no age limits for Spectators.

a. Any and all types of concession vendors are welcome at each Run For Your Lives event. Email us atintel@runforyourlives.com.cn, and join the zombie apocalypse!

a. Run For Your Lives is a product licensed by Action X Pte Ltd, a sports entertainment company, who aims to make exercise fun for everyone and deliver novelty sports programs.