19 19th St, Queens, NY 11105
Girls, Inc. of New York City Family Fun Day Run/Walk (5K)
Saturday, October 1, 2016
10:00 am – 2:00 pm
Astoria Park, 19 19th Street, Astoria, NY 11105
Registration website: GINYC Family Day Fun Run/Walk 5K
On October 1st, hundreds of runners and walkers from the NYC area will come together at Astoria Park to commit to a Family Day Fun Run/Walk benefiting the children of Astoria, Queens. Organized by Girls Incorporated of New York City, a pro-girl non-profit organization with youth development programs spanning across all 5 boroughs, this event is a 5K run/walk for a truly honorable cause. 100% of all funds raised at this 5K event (minus any fees deducted from using active.com services) will directly benefit underserved youth in the Astoria community. Get group/family rates of $50 per group of 3-5 persons when registering with a team. So go ahead! What are you waiting for? Form your teams, or run as an individual! Let’s get to running or walking for our children!
Event details and schedule
The GINYC Family Day Fun Run/Walk 5K will be held October 1st at Astoria Park on the Big Lawn (N. side of the playground). Please arrive 15-30 minutes prior to your start time to provide ample time to stretch. There will be activities for spectators to enjoy as you participate in the run/walk.
Information regarding race packet pick up will be emailed to you prior to the event. There is public parking available at Astoria Park and tons of street parking as well.
If you are registering as a “college student,” please bring your student IDs with you to the race for verification. Should you fail to provide this identification, you will be required to pay the difference in ticket price as an “individual adult.” If you are registering or are registering someone else as a “child,” please make sure that identification is presented proving their age between is 8 years – 18 years.