September 18th...is the date for the 3rd annual Planet NY half marathon, 10K, & 5K Race in Queens. Bring it! The course is in Flushing Meadow Corona Park, and follows a route that goes past the the iconic Unisphere and Fountain of the Planets. The course is in one of NYC's most beautiful parks and goes around a lake, landmarks, and unforgettable views. The course for Half Marathon athletes is a flat 3.275 Mile loop that Half Marathoners will run 4 times. The course for 10K and 5K athletes is a 3.1 Mile loop that 10K athletes will run twice and 5K athletes will run once. Every loop will be timed in real time! It’s a great way to keep up with your racing in the most incredible city in the world. Join us!
Event details and schedule
Packet Pick on race day only! Hours: 8:00 am to 8:45 am
- HALF MARATHON - 9 AM
- 5K & 10 K - 9:05 AM
Water stations with plenty of gels, water, and Gatorade. Porta potties and public restrooms along the course.
- Unisphere (9 minute walk south of 7 train, next to Queens Museum) LOCATION LINK
Technical T-shirt with full color logo, die cast finisher medal, plaque awards for top 3 overall and in age groups of 5.
Every loop is timed in real time! Your family and friends can track you per loop. Video and images uploaded within 2 hours from the end of the race.
Overall Top three awards to male and female winners - conmemorative and specific event banner for your pictures!
Age Group medals to top 3 male and female 14-19 to 65 & better
Fresh baked bagels and spreads, organic peanut butter and butter
Fresh Fruits and drinks