ON GOVERNORS ISLAND

JUNE 10, 2018

THE NEW YORK HARBOR OYSTER CLASSIC 5K

SUNDAY, JUNE 10TH

Join us for the 2nd Annual New York Oyster Classic 5K (NYHOC5K)!

Tristate area runners and walkers will enjoy unmatched views of New York City from beautiful Governors Island before it opens to the public for the day.

 All proceeds directly benefit Urban Assembly New York Harbor School (UA-NYHS) and its programs.

RACE REVIEWS

RACE ROUTE

Thank you to MODELL'S SPORTING GOODS for their TEAM WEEKS partnership.

Thank you to YOGAWORKS for providing all our particpants a free week of yoga classes and a few prizes for our winners.

Thank you to our friends and partners, THE BILLION OYSTER PROJECT for your ongoing support.

Thank you THE TRUST FOR GOVERNORS ISLAND for all your help.

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directions to the Ferry

The ferry operates between the Battery Maritime Building in Lower Manhattan and Soissons Dock on Governors Island. The trip is approximately 8 minutes in duration.

 

The Battery Maritime Building is accessible by

the New York City subway: 1 Train to South Ferry, the R Train train to Whitehall/South Ferry, or the 4 or 5 Trains to Bowling Green.  New York City bus service to Lower Manhattan includes: M5, M20, M15, BM1, BM2, BM3, BM4.

 

race DAY INFO

Governors Island is accessible by boat only.

 

The ferry will depart the Governors Island

Ferry Terminal/Battery Maritime Building,

10 South Street, NY, NY (adjacent to the

Staten Island Ferry Terminal) at 8 a.m. sharp.

Runners MUST be on this ferry.

 

 Runners will need their Oyster Classic bib

 to get aboard, and all spectators

will need their NYHOC '18 bracelets.

The race will start at 9 a.m..

 

On the island, just off the ferry, you'll find

directions to the NY Harbor School, which is the

 site of the start/finish. Bag check and toilets

will be available in the same area.

 

Water tables with cups will be available at the

start and the finish areas. Bring a water bottle

with you to fill up at the island's water

filling stations along the course.

 

We’ll meet you and your spectators at

the finish line with bagels and fresh fruit.

 

The Oyster Classic 5K is rain or shine

and we are unable to offer registration refunds.

 

*please note we are not responsible for lost or stolen valuables.

LEARN ABOUT THE URBAN ASSEMBLY NEW YORK HARBOR SCHOOL

Click above to learn more about UA-NYHS  and our unique marine based curriculum, our mission, and how we change lives.

$35  3/5 - 5/6

$45  5/7 - 5/27

$50  5/28 - 6/6

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