Rising New York Road Runners at the Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run

 

Cap off the summer by joining us in Harlem for kids’ dashes and sprints. This event is open to Stage 1 participants (ages 2–10) of all ability levels and is part of Harlem Week, a celebration of the past, present, and future of this amazing neighborhood.

Event hashtags: #RisingNYRR and #PercySutton5K—use them in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!


Stages

The chart below is a guide to the stages available at this event. Use the chart to determine the appropriate stage for your child. If you need help determining your child's stage, contact [email protected].

Stage Ages Event Type Register If...
1 2 to 10 Non-competitive
Untimed shorter distances
Fitness activities
Your child is new to physical activity or running, but likes playing games and being active.

Registration

Register your child by clicking on the appropriate button below. Please register your child for only one stage.

Schedule

Event Start Time Distance
Stage 1 Boys and Girls 10:15 a.m. Varies by age

Kids Can Visit the Intrepid Museum for Free

On event days, your child’s Rising New York Road Runners bib will get them free admission to the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, with the purchase of a full-priced adult ticket. Just present your race bib at the Intrepid’s box office to receive this offer.

Course Info

Races will consist of short runs of age-appropriate distances. Participants should line up for their run by 10:00 a.m. Check back soon for the course location.

Entry Fees

All Participants
Free

Number Pickup & Registration

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

  • Sunday, August 19, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 20, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 21, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 22, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 23, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, August 24, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Show the QR code from your confirmation email or your My NYRR account to pick up your materials. Please pick up during the week to avoid crowds on event day. Numbers will be available on event day from 8:00 to 9:30 a.m. at the Percy Sutton Educational Complex (enter at 135th Street between St. Nicholas Avenue and Frederick Douglass Boulevard). Event-day lines may impact your ability to get to the start on time. New Balance shirts, the souvenir for this event, will be available for pickup on race day only at Race-Day Central and are subject to availability.


Code of Conduct | Rules of Competition | Race Procedures | FAQs


Follow The MTA's Weekender schedule to plan your event-day transportation.

If you bike to the event, please follow our bike parking guidelines.

All information is subject to change.

Awards

All finishers will receive a ribbon.

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DATE
Saturday, August 25, 2018 10:15am

LOCATION
Manhattan

DISTANCE
Various Distances

RACE TYPES
Stage 1
Youth

EVENT HASHTAG
#RisingNYRR and #PercySutton5K

RACE STATUS
Available

Register Now

Registration will close at 11:59pm on Friday, August 24.

 

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