Health & Safety Precautions

The following health & safety precautions will be in place for the 2021 Indianapolis Monumental Mile*:

  • The event will be limited to 1,200 participants spread out among nine separate waves starting approximately every 15 minutes from 6:00 p.m. until 7:45 p.m.
  • Packet pick up will be socially distanced and contact-free
  • Hand sanitizing stations will be available at packet pick up, gear check, and the start and finish line areas
  • All race officials and volunteers will be required to wear masks throughout the event
  • All race officials and volunteers who may have contact with participants will be required to wear gloves throughout the event
  • Pre-race, start, and post-race areas will be large enough to allow for social distancing of at least six feet per participant
  • All participants will be required to wear masks before and after the race, including up to the start line and after finishing the raceĀ 
  • Masks will be provided in each post-race amenity bag so participants can put on a mask immediately after finishing
  • Masks will be required for spectators and we will encourage social distancing in all pre-race and race-day communications
  • Bottled water will be provided at the start and finish (no open cups)
  • No on-course aid stations
  • Age group award winners will receive their award in the mail after the event
  • We will not host a post-race party on Monument Circle this year; participants will be given their amenity bag after crossing the finish line
  • Social distancing will be required before, during, and after the race
  • Announcements will be made stating that anyone exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19 should leave the area immediately
  • All participants, volunteers, and race staff will be logged for contact tracing
  • Beyond Monumental is committed to providing as few contact points as possible during the entire event experience including but not limited to Packet Pick Up, Gear Check, Start Line Staging Area, and Finish Line Area

*All health and safety precautions are subject to change and will follow all relevant recommended guidelines in place at the time of the event.