8 Crazy Nights! 12 Days Of Christmas! As If The Holidays Weren't Challenging Enough Already!
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NYCRUNS 12 Days of Christmas  

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On the first day of Christmas my true love gave to me... Well we can't promise you a partridge in a pear tree but we can send you our first ever Christmas tree ornament this December. You're going to have to give us something too though, at least a mile a day for each day of Christmas. Alternately, we'll accept Six Geese-A-Laying, but this is a pretty small office so maybe not a good idea.

You can start your streak as early as December 1st or as late as December 20th, but you must run or walk at least 1 mile daily for 12 days in a row.


Most importantly, have fun.

You can run or walk anywhere you want, including a treadmill. You may also choose to bike your miles. You can track your miles any way you want and with any device you want.

Once you've run, you'll submit your miles through  our new Run This One results system which is accessible to registered runners via their dashboard. You can automatically sync via MapMyRun and Garmin Connect, or you can runs manually of course.

It’s all on the honor system. We trust you.


All runners receive a Christmas tree ornament medal and a running gaiter.

There is no fee for domestic shipping. International shipping will cost an additional $40.00. We will do everything we can to get items delivered on time, but we cannot guarantee this for international shipping.  Shipping will being in November. If you register after December 21st, your package will ship in January.

NYCRUNS members receive a 10% discount, race deferral rights, and other perks.  This event is not race credit eligible.

Through 11/15 $50
Through 12/13 $55
Until online registration closes $60


Please follow these practices for running safely during the ongoing crisis and for how to wear a mask while running.


The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies, unless you are signed up for the NYCRUNS Membership Program.

As per the Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017, any adult interacting with amateur athletes, defined as a child or minor under the age of 18 that participates in youth running programs or any events hosted or operated by NYCRUNS, has a duty to report a reasonable suspicion of sexual misconduct such as child sex abuse, non-consensual sexual conduct, sexual harassment or intimate relationships involving an imbalance of power within a 24- hour period to local law enforcement by calling the New York State Central Register at 800-635-1522. Participants found to be listed on a sex offender registry, convicted of a sex crime, or caught having, creating, or distributing child pornography will be immediately barred from all NYCRUNS events.

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