Riker Danzig Newport 10,000

Event Date

Sat, May 3, 2014


Jersey City, NJ

About This Activity

Registration Policy


Our Beneficiary:

Jersey City Medical Center

The Event

DESIGNATED THE 2013 USATF-NJ MEN'S and WOMEN'S OPEN 10K CHAMPIONSHIP RACE! A 10,000 meter race for $15,000 in prize money. The race provides a unique urban setting for both recreational and elite professional runners. The 10K course, run on local roads and the Hudson River Walkway, is fast and flat with spectacular views of the New York City skyline.

American Elite & Elite Divisions

You must declare to run in thIs division.Eligible for Cash Prize Awards but NOT eligible for Age Group awards and special prizes.See www.newport10k.com for more details.

Definition of an AMERICAN ELITE runner

AMERICAN ELITE: Competing for American Elite Prize Money and also eligible for Elite Prize Money. MUST be an American Citizen. Not eligible for AGE GROUP awards or random prizes.* Drug Testing of Elite prize money winners will be conducted on site at the event.Approximate 10K times: Men: Under 32:00 minutes Women: Under 37:00 minutes

Definition of an ELITE runner

ELITE: Competing for top five Plaques and Prize Money only.USA citizenship not required to win Elite Prize MoneyNot eligible for AGE GROUP awards or random prizes. Approximate 10K times Men: Under 31:00 minutes Women: Under 36:00 minutes* Drug Testing of Elite prize money winners will be conducted on site at the event.

NON-ELITE: Eligible for age group awards & prizes

Non-Elite eligible for age group awards & raffle prizes. This category is for all Open and Masters runners competing in age group categories. Top 3 (M&F) Age Group awards in 5-year increments (19 & under to 85 & over). Age Group competitors who are USATF-NJ members are eligible for USATF-NJ Prize Money and for Elite and American Elite prize money.See www.newport10k.com for more details.


The Newport 10,000 has been designated as the 2014 USATF-NJ Men's and Women's Open Championship.American Elite M & F: 1-$2,000, 2-$1,000, 3-$500,4-$300, 5-$250 Elite M & F: 1-$600, 2-$400, 3-$300,4- $200, 5-$100USATF-NJ M & F: 1-$600, 2-$400, 3-$300, 4-$200, 5-$100USATF Open Teams M & F: 1-$200, 2-$100, 3-$50See www.newport10k.com for more details.


Newport 10,000 Tech TeeFantastic Post Race Food and DrinkFabulous Random Prize DrawingDJ MusicScoring and Results: Professionally Timed and Computer Scored


7:00 a.m.- Registration opens 8:30 a.m. - Newport 10,000 Start 10:00 a.m. - Awards & Party A post-race event will begin at Newport Town Square at 10:00 a.m., featuring music, refreshments and a random prize drawing.


Race Direction: Newport RunsPhone: 201-665-4005Email: newportruns@barwickgroup.comWeb: www.newport10k.com

Directions from Manhattan

Take the Holland Tunnel. Upon exiting in Jersey City, make the first right at the Hess service station. Make right onto 18th St. which becomes Washington Boulevard. Proceed south. At Newport Parkway follow race parking signs.

From New Jersey

New Jersey Turnpike extension (from NJT North /South or Rt. 78 East) to just past Exit 14C. After coming down the ramp at the end of the Turnpike Extension, make right at traffic light onto Jersey Ave. Bear left onto 11th Street Viaduct which becomes Newport Parkway. At bottom of bridge, follow Race Parking signs. Garage entrance is on your right.

Path Trains

Take the PATH train marked Journal Square or Newark. At 33rd St./Herald Square, at 23rd St., 14th St., 9th St., or Christopher St. to Newport station. Turn left walk to River Dr. South and Town Square.


The parking garage is located at 561 Washington Blvd. Your BIB number is your free parking pass.

Online Registration Closes on April 29. Race Day Registration begins at 7:00 A.M. Please arrive early to ensure your spot in the race.


Early Bird $27 by 4/3; $30 by 4/25 (USATF $3 discount applied to registrations by 4/25); $35 after 4/25 and on race day.

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