14.2 Miles Manhattan Training Run
SUN. SEPT 1, 2019
7:30AM START | Rain or Shine
If you are running a fall marathon or just want to do something different, this is the run for you. It's not a "Race", Just a good and exciting Training Run.
The run starts at 218th street & Broadway in upper Manhattan and finishes in lower Manhattan at the north end of Battery Park. Runners will travel through many different neighborhoods and pass many historical sites and landmarks such as the George Washington Bridge in the distance near the 4 mile mark, Riverside Church, Grant's Tomb, Fire Memorial at 100th street & Riverside Drive, many historical apartment buildings along Riverside Drive,72nd street Boat Basin, Intrepid Museum and just before the finish line, the Freedom Tower.
The course is flat with rolling hills in the beginning and once you enter Riverside Park at 95th street & Riverside Drive for the next 6 plus miles is flat along the Hudson River.
At the start, there will be a designated bus for your belongings
6 water stops along the course & Gatorade at the last 3
Music along the route
FREE Finishline photos & Video
Delicious post run refreshments to greet you when you finish
The goodies for this run: TECH-TEE - 16 OZ GLASS MUG - FINISHERS' CUSTOM DIE-CAST MEDAL
$75. Until Midnight May 25
$80. May 26 - Midnight July 27
$85. July 28 - Midnight Aug 24
$90. August 25 thru Training Day!
$5 Bus Fee (see transportation)
All participants that pay the $5 fee for bus transportation will be able to board the bus at 5:15am. The bus will be at the North End of Battery Park in front of 17 Battery Place and will depart at 6:00 AM sharp to the starting line at 220th Street & Broadway.
It is recommended that participants DO NOT park your car near the start. There will not be any buses going back in that direction at the finish of the run. There are garages in the neighborhood of the finish line. If there are any belongings to check-in, please leave them on the bus. Upon completion of the run, your belongings will be at the finish line for you to retrieve.
Buses will leave from in front of 17 Battery Place in lower Manhattan(Finish line area). Boarding 5:15 AM leaving for the start at 6:00 AM SHARP!! (Fee $5:00)
Sat. Aug. 31, 2019 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM: 121 Nathalie Avenue, Amityville, NY 11701
All runners who did not pick up their running bib and goodies on Saturday will pick up their bib on Sunday morning and when they finish the run, your goodies will be waiting for you. BATHROOMS AT THE START.
Curtis Dixon: Phone: (631) 789-9139 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
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