If you spend one day at Coney Island this summer – this should be it! We have more fun packed into your race entry then you will find anywhere else!
The electronically timed 5K race, accurately measured course, and finish at home plate are just the beginning. A great post-race party (BBQ and beer in addition to the typically great NYCRUNS spread), a ticket to a Cyclones game, and a fun day at Coney Island are all part of the package. All runners and walkers are welcome (if you select walker you will not be timed).
Course Information: See map below. The race starts on Surf Avenue, continues onto the boardwalk, and finishes at home plate in MCU Park. Registration, bag check, bathrooms, and the post-race party are all on the main concourse of MCU Park.
Transportation: Take the D train, F train, N train, or Q train to the Coney Island/Stillwell Avenue. At the corner of Stillwell and Surf Avenues (where Nathan’s is located), turn right. Walk two blocks west along Surf Avenue to the ballpark. 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.
Awards: The top three overall men and women will receive an award after the race. The top 3 finishers in each age group will receive awards as well.
PacketPickup: Thursday 4PM-8PM, location TBD. Outside of MCU Park on Friday 6/26 from 5:00-7:00 pm, On race day, there will be packet pickup near the start beginning at 7:30 a.m.
Cost: This event is $35 through 5/31, $40 through 6/22, $50 until online closes, and $60. on raceday. You may register in person (cash only) at packet pickup and on the morning of the race. The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies, unless you are signed up for the NYCRUNS membership program.