Race Calendar

NYCRUNS Frozen Penguin Half Marathon

March 11, 2017

Start time: 9:00 AM

Shore Road Park Pier

Address: Shore Road and 69th St. Brooklyn, NY

We do not anticipate any changes to the status of the race – please check this webpage for any updates.

**Online registration has now closed. Raceday registration will be available begging at 8:00AM at the race site**

For those of you training for a spring marathon, running a half marathon in early March is a great way to measure your progress. The weather will most likely be something that only penguins would love.


COURSE

Run along the super flat and scenic running path that hugs the southern edge of Brooklyn. You’ll run under the Verrazano Bridge and see the Manhattan skyline from across the harbor. It’s New York running from a whole new perspective.

Half Marathon 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 unisex and not guaranteed). 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. Hot cocoa may be available should the weather call for it. All finishers will receive a medal.


PACKET PICKUP

Please note there will be no pre-race packet pickup for this event. Race day packet pickup will be available at the start line beginning at 8:00 AM.

BIB MAILING
Bib mailing is no longer available.  Note: Shirts will not be mailed. They will be available for pickup before or after the race.

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 2/12 $50
Through 3/5 $60
Until online registration closes $70
 Race day (if available) $80

RESULTS,  AWARDS, FINISH LINE PHOTOS & VIDEO

Results will be emailed as they become available. There will be no printed results posted. The final results email sent a few days after the event will include instructions for claiming overall and age group awards.

Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners overall. Age group awards will be awarded to the top three male and female runners 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.

Finish line photos and video will also be available on the results page. These may not be published for several days.


VOLUNTEER

Not ready to race?  Volunteer at this event and earn $50 in NYCRUNS race credit that never expires! Want to race this one for free? Volunteer at any of these upcoming events! Or in lieu of credit for yourself, you can have us donate $25 to a cause partner of your choice. What’s this all about, anyway? Learn more about the volunteer program here.


DIRECTIONS

Take the R train to Bay Ridge Avenue and walk downhill to Shore Road Park.  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.


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