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Van Cortlandt Track Club:Cross Country Summer Series

Thu May 18 - Thu August 10 Bronx, NY 10471 US Directions



Plz RSVP for our 8/10 post race celebrations here:

If you’re looking for a true cross country racing experience, historic Van Cortlandt Park is number one in NYC for a good reason. The classic Tortoise and Hare 5k course will have you punching your way up those hills and flying down the other side. Come have fun in a safe, family friendly atmosphere where you’ll not only be surrounded by lovely people but many experienced racers as well.

Register for any race INDIVIDUALLY or signup for the ENTIRE SERIES and save big $$$!

Discount code for ages 17 and under: VCTCHS

Day of race registration is $5 extra and ends at 6:45pm so plz arrange to arrive early. 

Bib pickup and checkin begins 5:30pm on race day

Only Full Series Registrants will receive a custom limited edition race singlet!

Full color custom commemorative bibs!

Races take place every other Thursday night from May 18th to August 10th!

Race start is 7pm

*Special 2x2M Relay Race FYI: Teams will be sorted out race day if there’s any concern, you’ll have 3 options - Full series registrants may partner (1)with another full series registrant, (2)another runner who’s not registered or (3)come alone and be partnered up by us on the race day. 

Awards will take place immediately post race

Raffles for swag from our archives and gifts from our sponsors post awards so stick around & win!

Overall Winners each week will receive a Carrot Cake from Lloyd’s Famous

Age group winners each week will receive a Carrot Cake Muffin from Lloyd’s Famous 

Points garnered throughout the series will earn the Overall and Masters winners a special customized trophy!


5k Course Map:

More races/information:


Tortoise and Hare Statue, Van Cortlandt Park
6087 Broadway
Bronx, NY US 10471

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