Cypress Hills Cemetery 5K Run Through History

Sun June 23, 2019 Brooklyn, NY US 11208 Directions
833 Jamaica Avenue
Brooklyn, NY US 11208

Join us for the Seventh Annual Cypress Hills Cemetery 5K Run Through History in Honor of NYPD Officer, Peter Figoski on Sunday, June 23, 2019. 

Race Beneficiaries:
St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children
PBA Widow’s and Children’s Fund

T-Shirts to the First 250 Registrants!

Race Start Time: 9 am

Race Day Registration and Bib Pick Up: 7:15 am to 8:45 am

Online Pre Race Entry Fee: $35 (plus a $4.01 processing fee)
Race Day Registration Fee: $40

Our challenging course takes you past the final resting place of history's greatest figures:

-Jackie Robinson (First man to break Major League Baseball's color barrier)

-Mae West (Brooklyn born, Vaudeville performer and movie star of the 1920's and 1930's)

-Peter Luger (Famous restaurateur/steak house owner)

-Ignacy Paderewski (Polish pianist and composer)

-Charlotte Ray (First African American female attorney in the U.S)

-Eubie Blake (Jazz composer and musician)

-“Gentleman” Jim Corbett (American Professional Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion)

-Piet Mondrian (20th Century Dutch Painter)

-Hiram Cronk (Last surviving member of the War of 1812)

For more information on Cypress Hills Cemetery, please visit their website at or call 718-277-2900.


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