NYRR Dash to the Finish Line 5K

 
 

Be a part of the world-famous TCS New York City Marathon excitement, run through the streets of Manhattan, and finish at the famed Marathon finish line in Central Park—without running 26.2 miles!


On Marathon Saturday, our NYRR Dash to the Finish Line 5K (3.1 miles) will take place for all runners who want to join in the marathon festivities. You can take a high-speed tour of midtown Manhattan—en route to a spectacular finish in Central Park. Friends and family, marathoners and non-marathoners—all are welcome. All entrants receive a technical T-shirt. 

Event Hashtag: #DashtotheFinish—use it in your public tweets and Instagrams to be automatically entered into the new NYRR Social Hashtag Challenge to win prizes!

Live unofficial results are available during the race at liveresults.nyrr.org. 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!

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Baggage

Baggage details to follow.

Course Info

The start corrals for this race will be on 47th Street between First and Second avenues.

Mile 1: Start at Dag Hammarskjold Plaza on 47th Street between First and Second avenues and head south. Turn right on 42nd Street and head west to Sixth Avenue and turn right just before the mile 1 marker.

Mile 2: Proceed up Sixth Avenue toward Central Park and turn right on Central Park South/59th Street. Just before the mile 2 marker, turn left into Central Park at Grand Army Plaza.

Mile 3: Proceed into the park, then turn left onto West Drive. Curve around the bottom of the park toward the TCS New York City Marathon finish line, on West Drive at 67th Street.

Entry Fees

Accepted forms of payment include: credit card, check, and money order. Unfortunately, we are no longer able to accept cash payments.
Dates subject to changeMar. 3-16Mar. 17-Oct. 28Oct 29-30
NYRR Members$40 $45 $50
Jr/Sr Members$25 $30 $35
Armed Services Veterans Members$25 $30 $35
Non-Members$45$50$55
Jr Non-Members$30$35$40

Number Pickup & Registration

Number pickup and registration details to follow.

Awards

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.

Prize Money

Prize Money for NYRR Members (men and women)
1st$1,500
2nd$1,000
3rd$750
4th$600
5th$500
6th$400
7th$150
8th$100

NYRR Team Prize Money for Men and Women
1st$500
2nd$400
3rd$300
4th$200
5th$100

To qualify for NYRR-member prize money and time bonuses, an individual must be a member for at least three months prior to the race date, unless otherwise noted.

DATE
Saturday, October 31, 2015 8:30am

LOCATION
Manhattan

DISTANCE
5K

Download Course Map (PDF)

RACE TYPES
Both Men and Women
Marathon Qualifier
Scored

EVENT HASHTAG
#DashtotheFinish

RACE STATUS
Available

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Registration will close at 07:00pm on Friday, October 30.

 

Sponsored By:

NYRR Premier Partner
Official Community Hospitality Partner
Official Airline

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