Cypress Hills Cemetery 5K Run Through History


Event Date

Sun, Jun 12, 2016


New York, NY


About This Activity

Join us for the Fourth Annual Cypress Hills Cemetery 5K Run Through History in Honor of NYPD Officer, Peter Figoski on Sunday, June 12, 2016. 

Race Beneficiaries:
Saint Mary's Children's Hospital
PBA Widow’s and Children’s Fund

 T-Shirts and custom Water Bottles to the First 300 Registrants!

Race Start Time: 9 am

Race Day Registration and Bib Pick Up: 7:15 am to 8:45 am

Online Pre Race Entry Fee: $35 (plus a $3 processing fee)
Race Day Registration Fee: $40

Our challenging course takes you past the final resting place of history's greatest figures:

-Jackie Robinson (First man to break Major League Baseball's color barrier)

-Mae West (Brooklyn born, Vaudeville performer and movie star of the 1920's and 1930's)

-Peter Luger (Famous restaurateur/steak house owner)

-Ignacy Paderewski (Polish pianist and composer)

-Charlotte Ray (First African American female attorney in the U.S)

-Eubie Blake (Jazz composer and musician)

For more information on Cypress Hills Cemetery, please visit their website at or call 718-277-2900.

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