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NYRR Ted Corbitt 15K


This race honors Ted Corbitt (1919-2007), the first president of New York Road Runners, the first African American to compete in the Olympic marathon, and an ultramarathon pioneer who ran more than 200,000 miles in his lifetime!

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!

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Course Info

Start on East Drive south of 102nd Street and head north to the 102nd Street Transverse. Turn left, cross the Transverse, then turn left again onto West Drive. Run south to the 72nd Street Transverse; turn left and cross the Transverse to East Drive. Turn left and head north, past the start. Repeat the first part of the course (again crossing the 102nd Street Transverse and running down West Drive), but this time, run past the 72nd Street Transverse, around the bottom of the park, and past the 72nd Street Transverse again. Continue to the 102nd Street Transverse and make a final left turn to the finish on the Transverse.

Entry Fees

Accepted forms of payment include: credit card, check, and money order. Unfortunately, we are no longer able to accept cash payments.
July 8-21July 22-Dec. 11Event Day
NYRR Members$18$23$25
Jr/Sr Members$10$15$20
Armed Services Veterans Members$10$15$20
Active Duty Military Members$10$15$20
Jr. Non-Members$15$20$25

Number Pickup & Registration

Numbers (which contain your scoring tag) and T-shirts may be picked up at the interim NYRR running annex at 322 Columbus Avenue (between West 75th and West 76th streets) on:

  • Monday, December 7, 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. 
  • Tuesday, December 8, 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. 
  • Wednesday, December 9, 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. 
  • Thursday, December 10, 11:00–7:00 p.m.
  • Friday, December 11, 11:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m. 

Shirt size is subject to availability; please note that shirts may not be available at race-day pickup. Please pick up early in the week to avoid crowds. On race day, pickup/registration will be at Race-Day Central in Central Park on the 102nd Street entrance ramp from 7:00 to 8:00 a.m. If you pick up on race day, please be sure to allow yourself enough time to get from Race-Day Central to the start. Race numbers will not be available after the start of the event. Bag check, located at the 102nd Street entrance ramp, will be open from 7:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. If you wish to check a bag, please allow extra time for baggage check and security.

If you're unable to pick up your race materials, a friend or family member can pick up for you; the person will need to know your full name, date of birth, and T-shirt size.

Code of Conduct | Rules of Competition



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

NYRR Member Prize Money (men and women)
1st 40+$150
2nd 40+$100
3rd 40+$50
1st 50+$75
2nd 50+$50
3rd 50+$25
Must be NYRR member for three months prior to race day

Time Bonuses
Top 3 Men Under 47:45$100
Male winner who breaks the event record (47:19, Degefa Yigezu Diriba, 2013)$100
Top 3 Women Under 53:30$100
Female winner who breaks the event record (50:50, Delilah DiCrescenzo, 2012)$100

Saturday, December 12, 2015 8:30am



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Both Men and Women
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Marathon Qualifier
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Registration will close at 11:59pm on Thursday, December 10.



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