presents the 24th edition
Crocheron Park     Bayside (Queens), NY
SATURDAY, AUGUST 2, 2008                                                         7:30 A.M. START (sharp)
Sanctioned by the Metropolitan Athletics Congress with the cooperation of the N.Y.C. Department of Parks & Recreation  
 a New York Ultra Running Grand Prix event
COURSE:  Certified 1709-yard loop on macadam footpaths; loop is mainly flat with one significant rise and is about 75% shady.
Certified 100K mark is exactly 64 complete loops.  
CHECK-IN:  Register and pick up race packet at the "twin gazebos" starting at 6:15 A.M.  Gazebos can be reached by stairs on 
the LEFT at the VERY END of 35th Avenue.    
AUTO DIRECTIONS:  Clearview Expressway to Exit #6A "35th Avenue". EAST on 35th Avenue for approximate one mile (passing 
Bell Blvd.) to BEAR LEFT at the road fork to the dead end; park.  Note: Clearview Expressway can be accessed by Grand Central 
Parkway, Long Island Expressway and Throgs Neck Bridge.  
TRANSIT DIRECTIONS:  Long Island Rail Road (Port Washington Line) 718-217-5477 - please confirm schedule with LIRR
  Leave Penn Station:  5:21 AM       Leave Woodside:  5:33 AM       Arrive Bayside:  5:49 AM  
  Leave Penn Station:  6:19 AM       Leave Woodside:  6:31 AM       Arrive Bayside:  6:47 AM  
Walk NORTH on Bell Blvd. to RIGHT on 35th Avenue (bearing left at road fork) to dead end. Total walk is about one mile.  
OR suggest to take cab ride (Kelley's Taxi near Bayside Station - 718-229-6161).  
LODGING:  The following motels are in Bayside within 2 miles from Crocheron Park.  
  RAMADA ADRIA  -  718-631-5900                                                 ANCHOR  -  718-428-8000  
FACILITIES:  Come dressed to run. Tennis House on course loop (.3 mile from Finish Line Area) should be open approximately from  
7:00 AM to 7:00 PM for rest room facilities.  For pre-race facilities, you might have to use the woods.   
AID STATION:  One station per loop providing water, Gatorade, defizzed cola, sponges and food snacks. "Some ice" will be 
available, but please bring your own ice. There also will be medical supplies.  
RACE RULES:  You must wear a colored BIB# on the front and the other BIB# on the back AT ALL TIMES.  Both bib numbers
must be visible to the scoring station and cannot be altered in any way.  All other USATF rules apply.  
WEATHER:  If there is lightning in the area, all runners will be removed from the loop until it's safe, but the clock will continue.
AWARDS:  Male & Female Winners - Joe Kleinerman Award  
Other Awards and Grand Prix Points:  Determined by place to each runner who has completed 45 miles or more.  
RACE RECORDS: David Luljak - 87 miles 1458 yards (1998) and Christiane Avin - 79 miles 1658 yards (1988)  
POST RACE:  Pizza and soft drinks will be served to runners and their guests after the event at the gazebo area. The award 
ceremony will be conducted there.  
ENTRY PROCEDURE:  $55.00 for 2008 BUS Members; $65.00 for non-BUS Members;  $100.00 for Late EntriesL  
Field limited to 54 with an entry deadline of Wednesday, July 30, 2008 or whichever comes first.  
Send entry & check payable to: BROADWAY ULTRA SOCIETY  
  P.O. Box 1239  
    Long Island City, NY 11101  
Additional Information:   212-496-3099  
SPECIAL PERKS:  Special commemorative shirt designed by David Luljak & Barbara Christen to each starter……...AND.
maybe a surprise  
Note:  NO starting and/or finishing item will be distributed after race day.   
I, on behalf of my heirs and administrators, waive and release the Broadway Ultra Society (BUS), New York City Department of 
Parks & Recreation, the Metropolitan Athletics Congress, the City of New York, the Millrose A.A. and their representatives and all 
persons associated with the event for any claims of injuries and/or death suffered by me in the said event. I attest I am physically 
fit to run/walk the duration of the said time period.  
NAME: _________________________________________________ SIGNATURE: ________________________________________
STREET ADDRESS: __________________________________________________________________________________________
CITY, STATE & ZIP ADDRESS:_________________________________________________________________________________
USATF #:__________________HOME PHONE #: __________________________ WORK PHONE #: ________________________
E-MAIL ADDRESS:__________________________________DOB: __________________AGE:____________ SIZE:________________
EMERGENCY CONTACT NAME: _________________________________________HIS/HER PHONE NUMBER:____________________