Broadway Ultra Society 2017 Mid-Summer Special Event

The BUS Anniversary Run 40-Mile / 40-Kilometer

 
Saturday - June 3rd, 2017 - 8:15 AM Start



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This race is scheduled for Saturday, June 3rd, and the permit has been approved for Alley Pond Park. Here's what we know so far:
  • The event will be 2 races in one: a 40-kilometer and a 40-miler, but not separate. If you reach 40K you can go on to 40 miles, or not.
  • The course will be a rolling 5-kilometer loop (actuallly 3.08 miles) on macadam pedestrian paths (no trail).
  • Complete 8 loops for 40K, and 13 loops for 40 miles.
  • There will also be a "marathon" mark after 8 loops plus 1.58 miles. Your time will be recorded at this "split".
  • Both races will start at 8:15AM, in the Alley Springfield section of Alley Pond Park (near 76th Ave & Springfield Blvd, Queens, NY).
  • Manual registration & fee-free on-line UltraSignup is now open.
  • $40 for BUS members; $50 for Non-members.
  • This will be a 2017 NYUR Grand Prix event.
Be sure to check back here for more info, registration, and course details as they become available.

Note: The BUS 6-Hour Pajama Romp is scheduled for Saturday, July 22nd in Astoria Park, but will NOT be a Grand Prix event in 2017.