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!
Event hashtag: #TedCorbitt15K—use it in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!
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!
Start on East Drive south of 102nd Street and head north to the 102nd Street Cross Drive. 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 Cross Drive 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 Cross Drive and make a final left turn to the finish on the Transverse.
|Category||July 7-20||July 21-|
|NYRR Specialty Member*||$10||$15||$20|
|NYRR Member Plus||$18||$23||$25|
|NYRR Miler/NYRR 5K Member||$18||$23||$25|
|NYRR 10K Member||$0||$0||$0|
|NYRR Friend (non-members)||$33||$37||$40|
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:
Show the QR code from your race confirmation email or your My NYRR account to pick up your race materials. Please pick up during the week to avoid crowds on race day. Race-day lines may impact your ability to get to the start on time. Shirt size is subject to availability; please note that shirts may not be available at race-day pickup.
On race day, pickup/registration will be at Race-Day Central in Central Park at the backstop of North Meadow Ballfield #8 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 your QR code (printed or digitally) and will need to know your T-shirt size. This policy is in effect only for our weekly races, not for the United Airlines NYC Half or the TCS New York City Marathon.
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.
|NYRR Member Prize Money (Men and Women)|
|1st 50+ AG||$75|
|2nd 50+ AG||$50|
|3rd 50+ AG||$25|
|Top 3 Men Under 47:45||$100|
|Male winner who breaks the event record (46:48, Diriba Degefa Yigezu, 2015)||$100|
|Top 3 Women Under 53:30||$100|
|Female winner who breaks the event record (50:50, Delilah DiCrescenzo, 2012)||$100|
To be eligible for NYRR member prize money, participants must have an active NYRR membership for three months prior to race day.
Athletes who have been suspended for doping by a governing body are not eligible to participate in, and should not apply for entry in, NYRR races. Extenuating circumstances may be reviewed by the NYRR Race Director.
Follow The Weekender schedule to plan your race-day transportation.
If you bike to the race, please follow our bike parking guidelines.
All race information is subject to change.