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Airbnb Brooklyn Half


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NYRR Kids' Boardwalk Run

The first-ever NYRR Kids' Boardwalk Run at the Airbnb Brooklyn Half will give your kids an exhilarating opportunity to run a mile on the Coney Island Boardwalk, one of Brooklyn’s most iconic landmarks. All kids will receive an official NYRR Kids Boardwalk Run at the Airbnb Brooklyn Half souvenir. Register now for an unforgettable race!

Live Tracking and Results

Live unofficial results are available during the race at Features include leaderboards, map tracking, and an individual runner search that can be shared on Facebook and Twitter. Tell your friends and family to follow your progress, and because the system works great on mobile devices, you can get unofficial results right after the race!

Airbnb Brooklyn Half Pre-Party presented by New Balance

Wednesday through Friday, we welcome you to the Airbnb Brooklyn Half Pre-Party presented by New Balance, with heaps of Brooklyn flavor. 

The Airbnb Brooklyn Half is a part of NYRR's Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City.

All race information is subject to change.

Event hashtag: #AirbnbBKHalf—use it in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!

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For the latest in great running shoes and gear, check out New Balance.

Run Four out of Six

Please note that NYRR members who run four of the following six events in 2015 (Fred Lebow Manhattan Half, United Airlines NYC Half, Airbnb Brooklyn Half, Queens 10K, Bronx Run, and Staten Island Half) and have an active membership by year-end 2015 will be eligible for guaranteed entry to the 2016 United Airlines NYC Half.

Course Info

Start near the Brooklyn Museum and run past the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and around Grand Army Plaza before entering Prospect Park. After a loop around the park, exit from the southwest corner onto Ocean Parkway and cruise toward world-famous Coney Island for a triumphant finish on the boardwalk.

Entry Fees

NYRR MemberNon-Members
Entry Fee$65$85

Number Pickup & Registration

Your race-weekend experience will start at the Airbnb Brooklyn Half Pre-Party presented by New Balance at Pier 2, 150 Furman Street in Brooklyn. Pick up your race materials, including your bib (which includes your timing tag) and the official bag that you can use to check your race-day clothing. 

Get your amazing New Balance technical shirt here as well, and then explore everything that Brooklyn has to offer! Check out the food, groove to music, and hang out with friends.

Dates and Times*  
Wednesday, May 13 12:00 noon--9:00 p.m.
Thursday, May 14 12:00 noon--9:00 p.m.
Friday, May 15 10:00 a.m.--9:00 p.m.


*Last entry into bib pickup: 9:00 p.m.

Bib pickup will be in Brooklyn. Please note there will be no race-day pickup.

NYRR is not responsible for lost or missing packets, and once registration materials (bib, bag, and shirt) have been picked up, NYRR assumes no responsibility for the items and will not be able to replace lost, missing, or damaged items.

Runners who aren’t able to attend the Pre-Party may send a proxy to pick up their race materials.


Awards will be available to the top three men and women overall, as well as in age and gender groups as explained in this article. A list of all award winners will be posted in the results for each race.

Award winners that wish to receive an award plaque should complete our online claim form.

The top three overall awards for men and women will be presented near the finish line at approximately 8:15 a.m. Age-group awards will be available at NYRR (9 East 89th Street) starting Monday, May 18, at 12:00 noon.

All finishers will receive a medal.

Prize Money

Open Prize Money (Men and Women)

NYRR Team Prize Money for Men and Women

Saturday, May 16, 2015 7:00am



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Both Men and Women
Charity Spots
Club Points
Finisher Medals
Marathon Qualifier
Prize Money


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