NYCRUNS Spring Fling 5K & 10K
Mar 22, 2014Start time: The 5K begins at 9:30 AM; The 10K begins at 10:00 AM
Firefighters Field, Roosevelt Island
Kick off spring at the 2nd annual NYCRUNS Spring Fling on Roosevelt Island! This fast flat race is a great tune-up for the season.
Courses: Please see our standard 5K and 10K course maps. Please note that due to ongoing construction the actual courses may differ. They will be accurately measured using the standard course certification technique.
Awards: Awards will be given to the top 3 male and female runners in each race and the top 3 in each ten year age group approximately one hour after the race begins.
Packet Pickup: Packet pickup is scheduled for Friday, March 21 from 4-8 PM at the Running Company – Upper East Side (1051 3rd Avenue, between 62nd and 63rd St.). Packet pickup will be available on race day beginning at 8:00 AM. We strongly encourage you to pick up your race materials in advance of race day to avoid lines.
Amenities: Bag check and toilets will be provided. Bagels, spreads, fresh fruit and more will make up the usual great NYCRUNS post race spread. The giveaway for this race will be a travel mug.
Directions: Take the F train or Tram to Roosevelt Island. All pre- and post-race activities are on Firefighters Field, a short walk from public transit, just north of both starting areas and just south of the finish. 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.
Cost: $25 until 2/23, $30 until 3/16, and $40 thereafter. NYCRUNS members receive a 5% discount, race deferral rights, and other perks. Race day registration (if available) is cash only. Register early and save us all a lot of hassle!
The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies, unless you are signed up for the NYCRUNS membership program.