Frequently Asked Questions

The date of the 42st running of Shipwrecked Falmouth in the Fall road race has not yet been determined and is pending Town approval. This race is on the same seven mile course as the ASICS Falmouth Road Race, which runs from Woods Hole to Falmouth Heights.

The Town of Falmouth will approve the field size.

Registration fees for the 2022 Shipwrecked Falmouth in the Fall road race is to be determined.

You will have up to one hour and 45 min to complete the 7-mile race course. It is not a walking event.

Yes, although many restrictions have been lifted, we are modifying our plan accordingly. Our race management team, including our medical committee leaders, continue to work with the Falmouth Public Safety team, town officials, FRR, Inc. board members, and other stakeholders to plan a safe return to an in-person event. Please see the Covid-19 Mitigation Strategies page, which can be found on the homepage of our website.

Yes, volunteer registration will open in August! Please check back later in the summer.

You must be at least 10 years old on or by race day in order to participate.

Yes! You can send a family member or a friend to pick up your number. They will need a copy of your photo ID (a picture of it will do), their own Photo ID, and your phone number.

Anyone can run, as long as you are 10 years of age or older.

Due to the nature of events, we have a no refund policy and are unable to offer deferments or transfers.

This Veterans Day, we would like to honor active duty and retired military by having you start at the front of the race. Please let us know if you are active duty or retired military by emailing: We will give you an American flag sticker for your bib so that you can claim your spot in front of the pack. Thank you for your service!

Early bib pick up times will be posted in late summer or early fall.

We hope you will stay and enjoy our race day Finish Festival, more details to come!