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Saturday, April 28, 2018

NYCRUNS Verrazano Half Marathon  

Start Time: 8:00 AM
Shore Road Park Pier
Shore Road and 69th St.
Brooklyn, NY
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Registration Closed
This race is completely sold out. There will be no race day registration or any other registration opportunity.

The Race

Looking for a half marathon to jump-start your spring training (got a marathon coming up? this race is perfect!)? Look no further runners as this fast, flat course out at Shore Road Park has a medal waiting for you at the finish.

Get excited about the standard yet fantastic NYCRUNS post-race spread including fresh fruit, bagels, and more. You can run hills with us some other time; this is your chance to maybe snag a PR!

CrossFit Bridge & Tunnel

CrossFit Bridge & Tunnel is committed to assisting everyone reach their fitness goals, regardless of skill level. Our small classes combine strength training, functional mobility, and high intensity interval workouts with personal attention from experienced coaches to help you form long-term healthy habits. We are focused on helping the Bay Ridge community achieve their goals by pairing an active lifestyle with nutritional support.

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. Water and Gatorade will be available on the course, and bagels, spreads, fresh fruit and more will make up the usual great NYCRUNS post race spread to greet you at the finish line. Free finish line photos and video will be available on the results page. Free finish line photos and video will be available on the results page. The giveaway for this race will be a tech t-shirt*. All finishers will receive a medal.

*Sizes are guaranteed – if we don’t have your size at the race, email theteam@nycruns.com within two days of the race and we’ll ship your shirt to you. Make sure to include the race name, your name, size and shipping address. Shipping to domestic US addresses only.

PACKET PICKUP

Race day packet pickup will be available in the festival near the starting line beginning at 6:30 AM. There will be no off site packet pickup for this event.

BIB MAILING

Bib mailing is available for this race for participants registered through 3/29. You must choose this option when registering and the bib must be mailed to the address you choose then. Shipping to domestic US addresses only.  The cost is $15.00. Any spectator bibs associated with your registration will also be shipped to you with your bib mailing selection. 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 1/11 $50
Through 4/16 $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 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

Want to race for free? Volunteer at any of these upcoming events and rack up as much credit as you can. Or in lieu of credit for yourself, you can have us donate $25 per shift 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.

Race Contact

theteam@nycruns.com

Registration Closed