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NYCRUNS Haunted Island 5K & 10K

Sunday, October 29, 2017
Firefighters Field - Roosevelt Island 425 Main St Roosevelt IslandNY  10044
Sunday, October 29, 2017
Firefighters Field - Roosevelt Island 425 Main St Roosevelt IslandNY  10044

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Event details and schedule

NYCRUNS Haunted Island 5K & 10K

October 29, 2017

Start time: 5K: 8:30AM | 10K: 9:30AM

Firefighters Field, Roosevelt Island

Address: 425 Main St. New York, NY


Roosevelt Island has been overrun by all manner of scary things. Join us in the madness for this Halloween 5K & 10K with a superb after party and a Halloween themed post-race spread. Goblins and ghouls of all ages are welcome!


COURSE

If you haven’t raced at Roosevelt Island before, you’re in for a treat. Fast, flat and with one of a kind views of Manhattan, Queens, and beyond: you’re going to have a blast!

5K & 10K Course Map


AMENITIES

Bag check and toilets will be provided. The giveaway for this race will be a great tech t-shirt (note: sizes are notguaranteed). Water and Gatorade will be available on the course, and Clif Bar products, bagels, spreads, fresh fruit and more will make up the usual great NYCRUNS post race spread to greet you at the finish line. 


PACKET PICKUP

Pre-Race packet pickup TBD. Race day packet pickup will be available near the start line beginning at 7:30 AM.  We strongly encourage you to pick up your race materials in advance of race day to avoid lines.  

 

COST

See chart below. NYCRUNS members receive a 10% discount, race deferral rights, and other perks. Race day registration (if available) is cash or credit, no checks please. Register early to make things easier for us and cheaper for you!

     
Through 9/30 $30  
Through 10/21 $35  
Until online registration closes $40  
Race day (if available) $50  

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 policies are available here.


VOLUNTEER

Want to race this one for free? Volunteer at any of these upcoming events and rack up as much credit as you can. Or in lieu of credit for yourself, you can have us donate $25 per shift to a cause partner of your choice. What’s this all about, anyway? Learn more about the volunteer program here.


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, close to the start and finish.

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. If you do choose to drive, please park in the garage where you exit the bridge, roughly half a mile north of Firefighters Field. There is no available parking near Firefighter’s Field.


POLICIES

The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies, unless you are signed up for the NYCRUNS Membership Program. NYCRUNS members receive a 10% discount, race deferral rights, and other perks. Strollers or dogs are not allowed in NYCRUNS races and you may be disqualified if earbuds or headphones hinder your awareness. You must remain on pace to finish within the time limit in order to receive course support and an official finish time. Please familiarize yourself with our complete policies and rules of competition here.


Race Contact:
theteam@nycruns.com

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Firefighters Field - Roosevelt Island 425 Main St Roosevelt IslandNY  10044
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