Runners will exit Riverside Park at 72nd Street and run into Central Park. Runners turn left when entering Central Park and run in a clockwise direction around the northern loop of Central Park. The Finish line is on Dead Road, just west of the band shell off the 72nd Street Transverse in Central Park.
12:00 p.m. Run Course Cut-Off All athletes must be off 72nd Street and in Central Park
RUN COURSE TURN BY TURN
- Steep run out of Riverside Park through the 72nd Street Tunnel.
- Run East across 72nd Street to Central Park. Give a cop a high-five for stopping the buses for you! Try to resist the urge to hop in a cab.
- Run Northern 5 Mile Loop of Central Park (including Harlem Hill).
- West (right) on 72nd Street Transverse, around Cherry Hill, finishing on Central Road.
RUN COURSE MAP
See Course Map page for full run course
Click here for Run Elevation Chart