NYRR Ted Corbitt 15K

  • Date

    December 7, 2019
    8:30 AM
  • Location

    Central Park
  • Distance

  • Hashtag

  • Both Men and Women
  • Club Points
  • 9+1
  • Prize Money
  • Scored


NYRR Ted Corbitt 15K logoThis 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!

Please note: The date of this race has changed to Saturday, December 7. If you have registered for the race and can no longer participate, please contact help@nyrr.org by May 23.

Event hashtag: #TedCorbitt15K—use it in your tweets and Instagram posts!

Live Results

Live unofficial results are available during the race at liveresults.nyrr.org and in the NYRR app. Features include leaderboards, map tracking, and an individual runner search that can be shared on 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!

Why Race with New York Road Runners?

When you run with NYRR, you do more than compete in a world-class race—your support and participation play a role in fulfilling our mission to help and inspire people through running, and benefit NYRR’s free youth and community programs, including Rising New York Road Runners, NYRR Striders, Open Run, and more.

Race Number Pickup

Numbers (which include your timing tag) and souvenirs may be picked up at the NYRR RUNCENTER at 320 West 57th Street (between Eighth and Ninth avenues) on the following dates:

  • Saturday, November 30, 8:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, December 1, 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.
  • Monday, December 2, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 3, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, December 4, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 5, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, December 6, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Show the QR code from your race confirmation email or your NYRR account to pick up your race materials. Souvenirs are subject to availability; please note that souvenirs may not be available at race-day pickup.

On race day, pickup will be at Race-Day Central in Central Park 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. Bag check 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. Stay tuned for more information about the locations for number pickup and bag check.

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). This policy is in effect for all NYRR races except the TCS New York City Marathon.

Detailed Route Info

Start on East Drive south of 102nd Street and head north to the 102nd Street Cross Drive. Turn left to run the length of the Cross Drive, 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 (running the length of the 102nd Street Cross Drive and turning down West Drive); on the second loop, run past the 72nd Street Transverse on West Drive, around the bottom of the park, and pass the 72nd Street Transverse again on East Drive. Continue on East Drive toward the 102nd Street Cross Drive and make a final left turn to the finish.

Awards & Prize Money Charts

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 for Men and Women
Determined by Gun Time
1st $500
2nd $400
3rd $300
4th $200
5th $100

NYRR Member Age-Group for Men and Women
Determined by Gun Time
1st 40+ $150
2nd 40+ $100
3rd 40+ $50
1st 50+ $75
2nd 50+ $50
3rd 50+ $25

Time Bonuses
Determined by Gun Time
Top three men under 47:45 $100
Male winner who breaks event record of 44:42 $100
Top three women under 53:30 $100
Female winner who breaks event record of 50:50 $100

Guidelines and Procedures

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