NYCRUNS Firecracker 5K & 10KClaim Race (Race Directors Only)
Jul 04, 2013Start time: 8:30 5K, 9:00 10K. Race-day pickup begins at 7:30 a.m.
Celebrate our independence from those bloody Brits with a fast race in the middle of New York City — Roosevelt Island! (We kid – some of our best friends are British.)
Time & Date: Independence Day! Thursday July 4th. Onsite packet pickup starts at 7:30 AM. 5K Race starts promptly at 8:30 AM. 10K starts at 9:00 AM
Awards: Awards will be given to the top 3 overall in each gender and the first finisher in each 5-year age group.
Other Amenities: *The giveaway for this race is a souvenir pint glass. If you register on 6/30 or later though, you will not receive a mug on race day or at packet pickup. You will have to pick one up at NYCRUNS office in late July/early August if you want one. Our apologies but late registration has been much higher than anticipated and we do not want to turn any one away. *
Bag check, restrooms, and a great post-race meal will be provided.
Directions: Take the F train or The Tram to Roosevelt Island (check MTA website for service interruptions). You can drive in from Queens but parking is extremely limited.
Cost: $20 through 4/30, $25 through 5/31, $30 through 6/30, and $40 thereafter. The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies, unless you are signed up for the NYCRUNS membership program.