Saving the Elephants Run


Event Date

Sat, Nov 22, 2014


New York, NY

About This Activity

The first annual Saving the Elephants Run will take place in beautiful Central Park, New York City to benefit The David Sheldrick Wildlife Trust ( One loop around the park allows for views of fall foliage and crisp air. It starts across from the Bethesda Fountain at the intersecton of Terrace Drive and Dead Road. There is a bit of a hill at the beginning and when you round the northern park of the park.  You will finish to a lot of cheering and smiling faces!
Proceeds from the run will go directly to U.S. Friends of the David Sheldrick Wildlife Fund to benefit the DSWT
This event is being sponsored by Extraordinary Journeys Africa!

Event details and schedule

Pre-Race Packet Pickup: Participants will be able to pick up their race packets (including t-shirt and bib) at the Sports Authority on 51st street and 3rd avenue in Manhattan on Friday, November 21st any time between 11am-7pm.

Race Day: Please arrive by 8:30 if you are picking up your race packet on the day of the race.  The race will begin at 9am with everyone starting in one wave (runners towards the front and walkers towards the back).  Please wear layers as late November can be chilly.

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