NYCRUNS Firecracker 5K & 10K
Jul 4, 2023
Governors Island - Governors Island - Colonels Row Green
Race around Governors Island this Fourth of July! Runners will get to take a whirlwind tour of Governors Island, complete with amazing views. Governors Island was instrumental in American Independence, serving as lookout in the New York Harbor to keep Manhattan safe. You can see it’s history as you run NYCRUNS’s course, passing old military outposts, bunkers, and even a castle!
Race entry includes a ferry ride, your race-entry, a tech tank, and post-race eats.
See below for past programs and events on Governors Island.