Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon at Rockland Lake

Join us on Sunday, October 20, for the Third Annual Sri Chinmoy Half-Marathon at Rockland Lake State Park, featuring a scenic, “pancake flat” and fast 2.96 mile loop around the lake. The perfect PR race!

Sponsored by the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team in cooperation with the New York State Parks System.


Bag check, aid stations every mile, free T-shirt (guaranteed if registered by October 4), medals for all finishers, and our famous post-race pancake breakfast!


Sit back, relax, and let someone else do the driving!

Our dedicated shuttle bus service from Grand Central Station, Manhattan direct to Rockland Lake is available for an additional fee: $25 roundtrip per person through October 5, $30/person through October 19. The option is available on both Redpodium and Active during the registration process.

7AM departure, return by 1:30 PM. You must purchase shuttle seats in advance (no race-day walk-ups, sorry). The shuttle is open to non-participants as well – you can purchase additional seats for friends / relatives. Shuttle seats only (without race registration) can be purchased anytime on our RedPodium Registration page.


Scenic paved pathway around Rockland Lake. Start is near Parking field 5, begins with a 1.3 mile out-and back section along the south end of the lake (past the pool and back), then four complete laps of the lake (clockwise), finishing again near Parking Field 5. All runners laps will be counted by race volunteers. For the purposes of lap counting, the first 1.3 mile section is included in the first lap.


Men’s and Women’s awards categories:

Under 50: Top 7
50-59: Top 3
60-69: Top 2
70 and over: First place

Medals for all finishers

Awards ceremony at 11:00AM


Free race T-shirts guaranteed for all participants registered by Friday, October 4.
For participants registered after October 4, remaining T-Shirts will be available after the race on a first-come first-serve basis.
T-Shirt sizes are Unisex: X-Small, Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, 2XL


Hot pancakes are even more enjoyable when they’re earned, and we’re cooking them up fresh for everyone on race day! And yes, friends and family are welcome to dig in, too.


All participants have until 11:45 AM (3 hrs 15 minutes) to finish the race, which is a minimum average pace of 15 min/mile.


All participants must be 16 or older to compete.


We strongly recommend pre-registering for this event, race-day registration may not be available.

Register Online through RedPodium or Active. Processing fee applies, RedPodium has lowest fee.
Register by mail: Avoid processing fee! Download entry from our race webpage. Entry must be postmarked NO LATER than Friday, October 4 to be accepted.

Early registration: $40 through Friday, October 4 (by mail or online)
Late registration: $50 through Friday, October 18, 5:00 PM (online only)
Race-day registration, IF AVAILABLE: $60, 7:15-8:00 AM on race-day. Cash, check, money order ONLY. (Sorry, no credit cards). Please check our race webpage on October 19 to see if race-day registration will be offered.

Remember: Register early and save yourself a few bucks, guarantee yourself a T-shirt, and make things easier for us!

Entries cannot be transferred to another person.


Number pickup will be on race day only, between 7:30-8:15 AM

October 25, 2020
Valley Cottage
[email protected]
The number for participants for the whole event is capped to 500.


Half marathon relay
October 25, 2020 (Sunday) - 08:30
21.1 kilometers
Road Rural Forest Lakeside Relay
October 25, 2020 (Sunday) - 08:30
Cut off: 03:15 hours
21.097 kilometers
Road Multiple loops Flat Rural Forest Lakeside Solo
3 Aid Stations


Oct 25 2020 : Overcast throughout the day.
9.0°C - 19.8°C (48.2°F - 67.6°F)

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The information about this race is based on information provided by the organisers or found on the official website of the event. Always check the official website for up-to-date information. If you have noticed any mistake, let us know at [email protected]
Last checked on 2021-01-01



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