NYCRUNS Memorial Day Ice Cream Social 5K & 10K

5K, 10K

Event Date

Mon, May 25, 2015


New York, NY


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5K - Individual

$35 $45 Closed

10K - Individual

$35 $40 Closed

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Event details and schedule

May 25, 2015

Start time: 9:00 a.m. 5K; 9:30 a.m. 10K. Packet pickup begins at 8:00 a.m.

Firefighters Field, Roosevelt Island

Address: 425 Main St. New York, NY

Join us for the 3rd annual NYCRUNS Ice Cream Social on Roosevelt Island! This event is our summer season kick-off and what better way to celebrate summer than with ice cream?

Courses: Please see our standard 5K and 10Kcourse maps.

Awards: Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners overall in each race.  Age group awards in the 5K will be awarded to the top three in each the following age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 and over.  Age group awards in the 10K will be awarded to the top three in each of the following age groups: 19 and under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 and over.  Our awards policy is available here.

Packet Pickup: Pre-race packet pickup will take place on Thursday, May 21 from 4-8 PM at JackRabbit Sports – Union Square (42 W. 14th Street, between 5th Ave. and 6th Ave.). Raceday packet pickup will be available near the start line on race day beginning at 7:30 AM.  We strongly encourage you to pick up your race materials at packet pickup before race day to avoid lines on race day.

Amenities: Bag check and toilets will be provided. Bagels, spreads, fresh fruit and ice cream will make up the usual great NYCRUNS post race spread. The giveaway for this race will be a great short-sleeve tech shirt.

Directions: Take the F train or Tram to Roosevelt Island.  All pre- and post-race activities are on Firefighters Field, a short walk from public transit, just north of both starting areas and just south of the finish. Please checkMTA Trip Planner for up to date and detailed mass transit directions and Google Maps for driving directions. Parking is limited at all of our events, we strongly encourage you to use mass transit.

Cost: $35 through 5/3, $40 through 5/10, $45 until online registration closes, and $50 thereafter. NYCRUNS members receive a 5% discount, race deferral rights, and other perks. Race day registration (if available) is cash only. Register early and save us all a lot of hassle!

The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies, unless you are signed up for the NYCRUNS membership program.

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