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NYCRuns Great Gobble Turkey Trot - Roosevelt Island - Active NYC

NYCRuns Great Gobble Turkey Trot – Roosevelt Island

NYCRuns Great Gobble Turkey Trot - Roosevelt Island
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ABOUT

THE RACE

Help NYCRUNS start a new tradition at the first ever Great Gobble Turkey Trot! Run a fast flat 5K and enter into the holiday season guilt free sporting a great turkey techie!

Event details and schedule
COURSE
If you haven’t raced at Roosevelt Island before, you’re in for a treat. Fast, flat and with one of a kind views of Manhattan, Queens, and beyond: you’re going to have a blast!

Course Map

AMENITIES
Bag check and toilets will be provided. Water and Gatorade will be available on the course, and bagels, spreads, fresh fruit and more will make up the usual great NYCRUNS post race spread to greet you at the finish line. And of course – there will be candy! The giveaway for this race will be a tech t-shirt*.

*Sizes are guaranteed – if we don’t have your size at the race, email theteam@nycruns.com within two days of the race and we’ll ship your shirt to you. Make sure to include the race name, your name, size and shipping address.

PACKET PICKUP
Race day packet pickup will be available in the festival near the starting line beginning at 7:00 AM. There will be no off site packet pickup for this event.

BIB MAILING
If registering on or before 10/19 you can choose to have your bib mailed to you for an additional fee of $15. You must choose this option when registering and the bib must be mailed to the address you enter at that time. Shirts will not be mailed; they will be available to pick up at the race. Shipping to domestic US addresses only.

COST
See chart below. NYCRUNS members receive a 10% discount, race deferral rights, and other perks. Race day registration (if available) is cash or credit, no checks please. Register early to make things easier for us and cheaper for you!

Through 9/20 $35
Through 11/5 $40
Until online registration closes $45
Race day (if available) $50
RESULTS, AWARDS, FINISH LINE PHOTOS & VIDEO
Awards will be given to the top three male and female runners overall in each race. Age group awards in the 5K will be awarded to the top three in each the following age groups: 9 and under, 10-14, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69 and 70 and over.

Finish line photos and video will also be available on the results page. These may not be published for several days.

VOLUNTEER
Want to race this one for free? Volunteer at any of these upcoming events and rack up as much credit as you can. Or in lieu of credit for yourself, you can have us donate $25 per shift to a cause partner of your choice. What’s this all about, anyway? Learn more about the volunteer program here.

DIRECTIONS
Take the F train or Tram to Roosevelt Island. All pre- and post-race activities are on Firefighters Field, a short walk from public transit, close to the start and finish.

Please check MTA Trip Planner for up to date and detailed mass transit directions and Google Maps for driving directions. Parking is limited at all of our events, we strongly encourage you to use mass transit. If you do choose to drive, please park in the garage where you exit the bridge, roughly half a mile north of Firefighters Field. There is no available parking near Firefighter’s Field.

POLICIES
The standard no-refunds, no-deferrals, no-transfers policy applies, unless you are signed up for the NYCRUNS Membership Program. NYCRUNS members receive a 10% discount, race deferral rights, and other perks. Strollers or dogs are not allowed in NYCRUNS races and you may be disqualified if earbuds or headphones hinder your awareness. You must remain on pace to finish within the time limit in order to receive course support and an official finish time. Please familiarize yourself with our complete policies and rules of competition.

WHEN

StartSunday November 18, 20188:30 am
EndSunday November 18, 201811:30 am

WHERE

AddressFirefighters Field, 405-425 Main St
CityNew York
StateNY
Zip Code10044
CountryUnited States
Firefighters Field

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