NYCRUNS Winter Running Series: Central Park 5 & 10 Miler

5 Mile, 10 Mile

Event Date

Sun, Jan 11, 2015


New York, NY

About This Activity

NYCRUNS kicks off 2015 with a chance for you to race either 5 or 10 miles!

Event details and schedule

Start time: 5 Miler Starts at 9:00 AM; 10 Miler Starts at 9:15 AM

Central Park

Address: Central Park New York, NY

NYCRUNS kicks off 2015 with a chance for you to race either 5 or 10 miles!

Course: The course consists of one or two loops of the park, cutting through the 102nd Street transverse. Seecourse map.

Race Cap: The event is currently capped at 1,000 runners total.

Awards: Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners overall in each race.  Age group awards in each race 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: Packet pickup is scheduled for Friday, January 9 from 4-8 PM at JackRabbit Sports – Union Square (42 W. 14th Street, between 5th Ave. and 6th Ave.).  Race-day packet pickup will be available at the start line beginning at 8:00 AM.  We strongly encourage you to pick up your race materials in advance of race day to avoid lines.

Amenities: Bag check and toilets will be provided. A free cocoa mug will be given to all participants. Cocoa, bagels, spreads, and fresh fruit will make up the usual great post race spread.

Directions: Take the C train to 102nd Street and enter the park. Please check MTA 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: $30 through Nov. 30, $35 through Dec. 31, $40 through Jan. 8, 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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