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Grete's Great Gallop In Support of AKTIV Foundation (1.7M)
Central Park West and 67th Street

Join NYRR on October 6 in Central Park for Grete's Great Gallop in Support of AKTIV Foundation, to help prevent and aid in the treatment of cancer. The late Grete Waitz, a nine-time winner of the New York City Marathon, was a co-founder of the AKTIV Against Cancer Foundation. The event includes a half-marathon, a 1.7-mile run, and kids' races.


The start is on Central Park’s West Drive by Tavern on the Green (W. 67th St.) You’ll head north and turn right / east on the 72nd Transverse and then turn right / south on East Drive. Continue around the lower end of the park to the finish where you started at W. 67th St. by Tavern on the Green.


For more information, please visit the NYRR website.


This event is hosted by the NYRR. 

Time: 8:15 AM - 9:15 AM