Bib Number / Timing Chip / Bag Check
Timing chip is on back of bib number
Do NOT fold / bend / crumple / etc.
Altering the bib in any way will compromise the timing
Tear-off strip on bottom of bib number is your bag check
Affix tear-off strip to your bag before dropping at the
appropriate bag check area.
There are separate bag check areas for the marathon and
Do not put valuables in your bag.
We cannot be responsible for lost or damaged items.
You must show your bib to retrieve your checked bag.
Wearing Your Bib Number / Timing Chip
Bib number must be worn on your front torso – not on your
back or leg.
Bib number must not be covered – do not wear a shirt over
over your number can interfere with the timing chip and
result in your time not being properly recorded.
Bib number must always be visible so that you can be
identified as a Baystate participant by support staff,
volunteers, medical and safety personnel.
Pin your bib number in all four corners.