Bib Number / Timing Chip / Bag Check
Timing chip is on back of bib number.
Do NOT fold / bend / crumple / your number in any way.
Altering the bib in any way will compromise the timing chip
and could cause a failure.
Tear-off strip on bottom of bib number is your bag check
number. Please attach this strip to your bag before checking
Bag drop off is in front of Lowell High School, near the
STARTING area of both races. There are separate bag check
areas for the marathon and half marathon.
Do not put valuables in your bag.
We are not responsible for lost or damaged items.
You must show your bib to retrieve your checked bag.
Wearing Your Bib Number / Timing Chip
Your bib number must be worn on your front torso – not on
your back or leg.
Your bib number must not be covered. It must be visible on
the outermost layer of clothing. DO NOT wear a shirt or
jacket over your number.
Your 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.