2023 NYC Central Park Holiday Classic produced by Mile Square Consulting and Urban Athletics

Sat December 16, 2023 New York, NY 10128 US


Central Park , 102nd Street Transverse NYC
New York, NY US 10128


A timed and scored 1 Mile Run, 4 Mile and 10 Kilometer Run/Walk 

The finish for all events will be on the 102nd Street Transverse in Central Park.

1 Mile Run for ages 8 - 16 years  will start at East 90th Street at 9:15 AM. 

4 Mile Run/Walk will start and finish on the 102nd Street Transverse in Central Park at 9:30 AM.

10K Run/Walk will start on the East Drive Central Park south of the 102nd Street Transverse and finish on the 102nd Street Transverse at 9:45 AM. 

Online registration will close on Thursday December 14 at 6:00 PM. However you can register in person at Fleet Feet our official retail sponsor, we only will receive for payment check or cash.  

We are excited to partner with Fleet Feet located at 10 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019, who will host our bib and shirt pick up on Friday December 15 from Noon until 7:00 PM. Also you can sign up for our event.

Please stop by, pick up up your items, or register, and talk with the amazing staff who can help you with your holiday shopping needs.  Fleet Feet is offering a 15% discount for most items smartwatches are excluded. It's a great opportunity to fill up stockings for your family and friends.

If you can't make it to Fleet Feet we will have pick up on race day at the finish from 7:30 AM until 9:00 AM. Sorry to say we are not accepting any race day entries. 

We will be hosting the USATF New York 10 km Championship.  To be eligible to score in the championship USATF-NY members should include their current USATF # when entering the Holiday Classic.  USATF New York members are eligible for a $5 entry  discount. Email communications@newyork.usatf.org to request the code (note it may take up to 24 hours to receive the code).

Souvenir Long Sleeve T-shirt to all registered participants in the 10K and 4 Mile races. Beanie caps for the 1 mile runners.   We will try our best but cannot guarantee the size you have requested. In order to be guaranteed either the Long Sleeve Shirt or Beanie Cap you must register by December 1.   

Please join us at our after party which will be held at Gerry's Place 1664 Third Avenue on 12/16. The first 50 registered participants who arrive and are 21 years or older will receive a free 16 ounce domestic beer. Everyone who comes to our after party will be eligible  to win great raffle prizes.  Doors open 10:30AM. 







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