How To: Defer Your Registration

The process of deferment breaks into two main parts: deferring the race and applying the resulting voucher credit to a new race. Please read these instructions thoroughly before deferring.

Step 1: Defer Registration

  1. Sign In to RunSignUp
  2. Go to your Profile
  3. Click My Registered Races
  4. Click Manage next to the event you are signed up for
  5. Click the Defer Registration menu item
  6. Click Confirm Deferral
  7. A new screen will appear with your voucher credit information and expiration date.

You've completed step one - there is now a voucher credit associated with your account. This voucher credit will be automatically applied to your next race registration. You can view your existing voucher credits in your RunSignup User Profile under Financial Links.

Confirm Deferral screen with your new voucher credit:
The Complete Deferral results screen will show you your voucher code. This code will be automatically applied to your next registration.

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NOTE: Once your registration is deferred, you no longer qualify for a refund.

Step 2: Use your Voucher Credit

It's time to apply your voucher credit to a new registration!

  1. Begin the standard registration process for your new race in RunSignup.
  2. When you reach the payment page your voucher credit will appear in your cart.
  • Want to use the credit? Simply finish your registration payment with the voucher credit automatically applied.
  •  Not seeing your voucher credit automatically? Don't worry - you can manually add it. Scroll down for instructions on how to find your voucher credit.
  • Want to save your credit for later? Click the "Remove Voucher" button and proceed with your payment.
Registration Cart screen with your voucher credit applied:
The Registration Cart will have your voucher credit asutomatically applied to it. Finish registration with this code or save it for later bu clicking 'remover voucher'.

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How to Find Your Voucher Credit

To view your existing vouchers head to one of these locations in your RunSignup Profile. You will be able to view the dollar amount of your voucher credit, when it was created, when it expires, and the code that can be applied to any registration.
Location 1: My Deferrals

  1. Sign In to RunSignUp
  2. Go to your Profile
  3. Click Deferrals
  4. If you have an existing deferrals they will appear here
  5. Click View Deferral Credit
The RunSignup User profile page with the Deferrals tab opened, showing an existing deferral

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Location 2: My Vouchers

  1. Sign In to RunSignUp
  2. Go to your Profile
  3. Scroll to the bottom of the page
  4. Click My Vouchers at the bottom of the list in the Financial Links section
The bottom of the RunSignup User Profile page with the My Vouchers link circled in the Financial Links section

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Add a Voucher Credit to Your Registration Manually

  1. Proceed with your registration until you reach the Registration Payment screen.
  2. Click on the Add Voucher button inside the Registration Cart
  3. Type in the voucher credit code that is listed in your RunSignup Profile
  4. Check that the voucher credit has been applied to your registration total and you're all set!
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