Join us on Thursday, November 25, for the Sri Chinmoy Thanksgiving Day 5K, 10K & Kids Race featuring a scenic, flat and fast 5K loop around Flushing Meadows Park. USATF certified course.  Simultaneous 10AM start for 5K & 10K.

Come out and support your park!  All proceeds go to Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

Sponsored by the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team in cooperation with the NYC Parks Department.

 

AMENITIES:

Free parking, bag check, aid stations every mile, free race shirt, medals for all finishers

 

REGISTRATION AND FEES:

Register Online through this webpage (Processing fee applies).

Same entry fee for 5K and 10K

$25 through Oct. 28
$30 through Nov. 15 (Race shirt guaranteed)
$35 Until online registration closes

No race-day entry.  Entries cannot be transferred to another person.

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

 

THE COURSE:

A scenic, flat and fast USATF certified loop starting at the north end of Meadow Lake, passing the iconic World’s Fair Unisphere, Fountain of the Planets, Queens Zoo, New York State Pavilion and Queens Museum of Art. 5K = 1 loop, 10K = 2 loops.
USATF course certification NY16032JG, NY16033JG

 

AWARDS:

Men’s and Women’s awards categories:

5K:
Under 50: Top 7
50-59: Top 3
60-69: Top 2
70 & over: First place

10K:
Under 50: Top 3
50-59: Top 2
60 & over: First place

Medals for all finishers

Awards Ceremony at 10:50 AM for 5K, 11:15 AM for 10K

 

RACE SHIRTS:

Free race shirts guaranteed for all participants registered by November 15.
For participants registered after that date, remaining shirts will be available after the race on a first-come first-serve basis.
Shirt sizes are Unisex: X-Small, Small, Medium, Large, X-Large, 2XL

 

TIME LIMITS:

5K: 1 hr
10K: 1 hr 30 min

 

AGE RESTRICTIONS:

All participants must be 13 or older to compete in the 5K, 15 or older for the 10K

 

KIDS RACE:

There will be a kids race for children under 13, at 9:45 a.m. Registration is $5 and is on race day only, starting at 9:00 a.m. Children must be registered by a parent or legal guardian.  Each child will receive a small prize.

 

RACE PACKETS:

Choose Packet Shipping when registering ($5.95), to avoid the lines on race day and have your shirt and bib delivered to your door prior to the race. Otherwise, packet pickup is available at the race site from 8:45 – 9:45AM on race day.

 

COVID-19:

This event will follow all Covid precautions / restrictions imposed by the park at the time of the event (if there are any), which may include masks and / or physical distancing.  Further details will be emailed to registered runners prior to the race.

 

RESULTS:

Will be posted on our race webpage within 24 hours.

 

DIRECTIONS:

Please visit the Sri Chinmoy Thanksgiving Day 5K race webpage for directions

 

ABOUT US:

From race directors to course monitors, all Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team races are staffed by its own volunteers since the Team’s inauguration in 1977 by its founder and fitness advocate, Sri Chinmoy.

Today, the SCMT organizes over 500 races a year in 20 countries across 5 continents, ranging from short kids fun-runs, to marathons to the world’s longest certified road race – the annual Self-Transcendence 3100 mile race (yes, 3,100 miles, it’s not a typo). We love running and putting on races – we hope you enjoy the friendly atmosphere we provide, free of commercial sponsors. Read more >>

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