Komen Greater NYC Race for the Cure

Race Day Info


Whether you're recently diagnosed, in treatment, in remission, or metastatic, if you're a co-survivor or supporting family or friends, join others who have been through it too - honor and celebrate your journey. You are the heart of Race for the Cure. We are rolling out the pink carpet especially for you!

  • We are happy to announce that the pre-Race Survivor/Thriver Celebration of Hope will take place in proximity to the 2018 Starting Line! Hope Village itself will be will remain in the traditional location near the bandshell! Stay tuned for all the exciting details.
  • Survivor/Thriver Parade to the Bandshell & Bethesda Fountain.
  • Group Photo and Dance Party!

This is a celebration of survivors you'll never forget! Your presence at the Race is vital, providing hope and inspiration. Join us on Race Day, and together, we WILL create more survivors.

Race Day Schedule

7:00 a.m. Race Day Registration Opens (Central Park West @ 72nd Street)
  Hope Village Opens
7:45 a.m. Kids Fun Run Line-up Begins
  Just North of the Start Line, Central Park West @ 77th Street
7:50 a.m. Survivor/Thriver Celebration of Hope Begins at Start Stage
8:10 a.m. Kids Fun Run Begins
  8:10 - 3 to 6 year olds will run a quarter mile course from the Kids Start Line to 82nd Street and back
  8:15 - 7 to 9 year olds will run a half mile course from the Kids Start Line to 84th Street and back
  8:20 - 10 to 12 year olds will run a mile course from the Kids Start Line to 89th Street and back
8:30 a.m. Fit for the Cure: FlyFIT 1 Begins
8:40 a.m. Registration Closes for Timed Runners
9:00 a.m. Timed Runners Start
  Registration Closes for Non-Timed Runners/Walkers
9:10 a.m. Non-Timed Runners/Walkers Start
9:30 a.m. Fit for the Cure: FlyBarre Begins
10:30 a.m. Fit for the Cure: FlyFIT 2 Begins
  Race Festivities in the Bandshell
11:00 a.m. Parade Starts from Hope Village
11:30 a.m. Survivor/Thriver Photo in Bethesda Terrace

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