Racer Information

 REGISTRATION
 PACKET PICK-UP
 RACE DAY & FESTIVAL
 WAVE START TIMES
 VIRTUAL RACE BAG
 RUNNER TRACKING
 GEAR DROP
 LOCAL PARTNERS

 

REGISTRATION

Online registration for the Men’s Health URBANATHLON® New York will close on Wednesday, December 2nd at 9:00 PM EST, but you can still register in-person during packet pick up at The North Face (NEW LOCATION) on Broadway and 73rd Street. Visit us on Thursday, December 3rd and Friday, December 4th from 12:00 - 8:00 PM to sign up.

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PACKET PICK-UP

Packet pick up will be held on Thursday, December 3rd and Friday, December 4th. Participants will receive their bib assignments, pick up their official racer T-shirt, receive race day info guides and have the opportunity to purchase Official 2015 Men’s Health URBANATHLON gear. All participants will be required to present valid photo identification to retrieve their race packet. Participants utilizing promotional codes must present valid ID based on the Promotional Code used. Click here for more information about promotional code usage.

Location:
The North FaceThe North Face (2101 Broadway, New York, NY 10023)

Hours:
• Thursday, December 3, 12:00 – 8:00 PM
• Friday, December 4, 12:00 – 8:00 PM

 

RACE DAY AND FESTIVAL

The 2015 New York URBANATHLON will be held on Saturday, December 5th. Festival is open to the public.

Location:
Citi Field – Lot F (Shea Road and Roosevelt Ave)
12001 Roosevelt Avenue
Corona, NY 11368

NO LATE STARTS!  Be sure to arrive on time for your race – classic or sprint. No urbanathletes will be able to join the race once the final wave has started.

Schedule:
6:30 AM   Race Site Opens
8:00 AM   Classic Race Starts
10:30 AM   Award Ceremony - Classic
11:30 AM   Sprint Race Starts
1:00 PM   Award Ceremony - Sprint
     

WAVE START TIMES

Start times are approximate.
     
CLASSIC DISTANCE
RACE STAGING: 7:30 AM BY START LINE ARCH
Wave 1 Elite Racers (sub-7:00) 8:00 AM           
Wave 2 Upgrade Package 8:03 AM
Wave 3 Agency Challenge 8:06 AM 
Wave 4 Paces 7:30 & 8:00 8:09 AM 
Wave 5 Pace 8:30 8:12 AM
Wave 6 Pace 9:00 8:15 AM      
Wave 7 Pace 9:30 8:18 AM
Wave 8 Pace 10:00 8:21 AM
Wave 9 Pace 10:30 & 11:00 8:24 AM
Wave 10 Pace 11:30 & 12:00 8:27 AM
Wave 11 Pace 13:00+ 8:30 AM
 
SPRINT DISTANCE
RACE STAGING: 11:00 AM BY START LINE ARCH
Wave 1 Elite Racers (sub-7:00) 11:30 AM           
Wave 2 Upgrade Package 11:31 AM   
Wave 3 Agency Challenge 11:32 AM   
Wave 4 Paces 7:30, 8:00 & 8:30 11:37 AM   
Wave 5 Paces 9:00 & 9:30 11:41 AM   
Wave 6 Pace 10:00 11:45 AM     
Wave 7 Paces 10:30, 11:00, 11:30 & 12:00 11:49 AM   
Wave 8 Pace 13:00+ 11:53 AM

 

VIRTUAL RACE BAG

In an effort to increase sustainability, Men’s Health URBANATHLON offers a paperless race bag at its events. Please look for an email from virtualracebags.com during race week with your exclusive participant offers from our partners. You will still receive your Men’s Health URBANATHLON tee and other partner swag at Packet Pick Up, so make sure to bring your own sustainable bag for gear drop.

 

RUNNER TRACKING

What are live athlete updates?

You can receive updates on athletes as they cross points on the course and have them sent to Facebook, Twitter and mobile phone.

How does it work?

  • Set up or sign in to your account.
  • Search for athletes for which you would like to receive updates.
  • Select how you would like to receive these updates.

 

GEAR DROP

Gear drop will be available to racers. Racers must have a gear drop tag (located on your racer bib) attached to gear at drop off and must have corresponding bib numbers to pick up gear. Gear drop opens at 6:30 AM and closes at 2:00 PM. Any gear left in gear drop after 2:00 PM will be donated to a local charity. Men’s Health is not responsible for lost or stolen items.

 

LOCAL PARTNERS

Men’s Health URBANATHLON would like to thank the following for their support:
 
Equinox