Central Park Duathlon

Sunday, Oct 21, 2018 at 8:00am

East Drive at 74th Street, goes north to a turnaround point at 96th Street

Schedule:

- 6:30 – 7:30 am: Check-in. No numbers issued or race packets saved after 7:30!
- 7:45 am: Course orientation, final race instructions
- 8:00 am: Race Start (rain or shine).
- 10:00 am: Course officially closes.  Refreshments and awards presentation begins.

Location:

Central Park is closed to all vehicular traffic on weekends. Parking can be found outside the Park on the East and West Sides. The closest Park entrance to the start of the race is at 72nd Street and 5th Avenue

Course:

Run:
The  run (2.2 mi.) starts on East Drive at 74th Street, goes north to a turnaround point at 96th Street (on East Drive) and back along the same route to the transition area. The turn point is indicated by a “U-Turn” sign affixed to the top of a large cone. Runners must stay to the left side of the runner’s lane (both out and back), as indicated by the “Runners Stay Left” signs affixed to cones along the run course.

Click Here For Run Course Map

Bike:
The bike course (12 mi.) consists of two (6 mile) loops of Central Park in a counter-clockwise direction.
Bikers must stay in the middle and right lanes at ALL times and may not enter the runners (left) lane under ANY circumstances.

Click Here For Bike Course Map

Run:
The  run (2.2 mi.) starts on East Drive at 74th Street, goes north to a turnaround point at 96th Street (on East Drive) and back along the same route to the transition area. The turn point is indicated by a “U-Turn” sign affixed to the top of a large cone. Runners must stay to the left side of the runner’s lane (both out and back), as indicated by the “Runners Stay Left” signs affixed to cones along the run course.

Click Here For Run Course Map

Awards:

Awards will be awarded to 1st, 2nd, 3rd overall and in 5-year groups; 18-70+ (men), 18-60+ (women).
Winners must be present at the post-race awards ceremony to receive their prize. No exceptions.

Entry Fee

$60 – before Thursday, August 16th
$70 – between Friday August 17th – Thursday, September 20th
$80 – between Friday September 21st – Thursday October 18th
$85 – Race Day (Cash Only. No T-shirts to race day entries)

*On-line entry ends Thursday, October 18th at 5:00 pm. After on-line entry closes, you may register IN PERSON at the Boathouse parking lot on Saturday from 4:00-6:00 p.m or Sunday from 6:30 – 7:30 am.

Click Here For Registration

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