Race Calendar

Prospect Park Track Club Cherry Tree 10 Miler

February 19, 2017

Start time: 10:00 AM

Prospect Park

Address: Prospect Park Brooklyn, NY

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THE RACE FOR THE HARDCORE IS BACK!

 


Do you think you have what it takes to run three loops of Prospect Park in the middle of February?

Yes: Great – welcome to the 2017 PPTC Cherry Tree 10-Miler!

No: How about splitting the task with two of your buddies?

On Sunday, February 19, 2017, join us for the 21st Annual Prospect Park Track Club Cherry Tree 10-Miler & Relay. Both races will begin at 10:00 a.m. SHARP.

This is the registration page for the 10-Miler. If you want to register a three-person relay team, please click here.


COURSE

Three loops of Prospect Park, starting and finishing on East Drive near the Lakeside Center, across from the Lincoln Road entrance.

Course Map


AMENITIES

There will be baggage check at the Bluestone Café at the Lakeside Center. Toilets at start/finish, two water stations on the course plus at Finish area. Bagels, spreads, fruit and hot chocolate will be available at the Bluestone Café at Lakeside Center.


PACKET PICKUP

Note: all dates and times are tentative.

Fri 2/17 JackRabbit Park Slope 3:00-7:00 p.m.
Sat 2/18 JackRabbit Park Slope 4:00-7:00 p.m.
Sun 2/19 Bluestone Café at Lakeside Center 8:00-9:30 a.m.

COST

Deadline Individual Relay
Through November 30, 11:59 p.m. $20  (refer to Relay page)
Through January 31, 11:59 p.m. $25
Through February 1, 11:59 p.m. $35
At packet pickup* $40
Race Day* $50

*In-person registration will be available if space permits; however, there will be no race day registration for relay teams. Online registration will end at 11:50 p.m., February 15.

PPTC members receive an automatic 15% discount, provided they have joined or renewed their membership through the NYCRUNS website.

If your PPTC member discount is not reflected in your registration price, please do not complete your payment until you email membership@pptc.org so we can fix the issue.

If you are not a member of PPTC and would like to join, please click here.


AWARDS

Individuals: cash awards to the top 3 overall men and women in the 10-Miler ($100 first, $50 second, $25 third). Awards to the top 3 in each age group: Men / Women 19 and under; 70 and over; and every 5-year range in between (20-24, 25-29, and so on).

Relay teams: Refer to Relay page


DIRECTIONS

Closest subway is the Q at Prospect Park. (The B train does not run on weekends.) Please check MTA Trip Planner for directions and service changes.

If you are driving you can find directions on Google Maps – please be aware that street parking may be limited, so we encourage you to use mass transit. We anticipate the Lakeside Center parking lot will be unavailable.


POLICIES

In the interest of safety, the use of headphones is strongly discouraged; pets and strollers are prohibited. 

The 10-Miler and Relay are capped at a total of 1,500 entrants combined. The official time limit is 2 hours, 30 minutes (15 minutes per mile).

The standard no refunds, no deferrals, no transfers policies apply for this race.


Race Contact:
cherrytree@pptc.org