Race Calendar

PPTC Al Goldstein Summer Series #7

August 16, 2017

Start time: 7:00 p.m.

Prospect Park

Address: Bluestone Café at Lakeside Center 171 East Drive, NY

The 2017 edition of PPTC’s Al Goldstein Summer Speed Series starts May 24th. These 5K races are held every other Wednesday evening in Prospect Park until August 16.

This registration page is for the August 16 race only. To register for the full series at a discount, click here or to register for a different single race, please visit the appropriate page:



Bag check and toilets will be provided. Water will be available at Bluestone Café.


Race day packet pickup will be available at Bluestone Café beginning at 6:00 PM.


Race day registration is cash or check. Register early to make things easier for us and cheaper for you!

Through 5/24 $7.50

In person registration for each race on race day will be $15, cash only.


Results will be emailed as they become available. There will be no printed results posted. Awards ceremony will follow the race at Bluestone Café.

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, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70 and over.

Our awards policies are available here.


For more information, please visit the PPTC website.


Take the Q train to Parkside Avenue and enter the park and head to the Lefrak Center at Lakeside skating rink. 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.


The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies. 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.

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