As City employees, we take great pride in keeping New York City moving. NYC Parks and WorkWell NYC have teamed up with New York Road Runners to bring you MoveNYC, a fun outdoor event created specifically for City employees! On Thursday, June 20, we are welcoming walkers, runners, and rollers from across NYC’s agencies for a five-kilometer run through Prospect Park.
Early registration has officially closed, but registration forms are still being accepted for agencies who did not fill their allocated slots:
If you entered the drawing and would like to:
Questions? Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Event Details Learn More
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019
Location: Nethermead, Prospect Park, Brooklyn (Google Map)
Event Start: 5:30 p.m.
Race Start: 6:30 p.m.
Event End: 8:00 p.m.
Distance: 5 Kilometers (Approximately 3.1 miles)
Running Groups Learn More
In preparation for MoveNYC, NYC Parks will be hosting pre-race training groups to get you ready for the big day at various locations across the city! Signup to be alerted when the program re-launches in April: bit.ly/movenycdeskto5k
If you have any questions about this program, please email moveNYC@parks.nyc.gov with the subject line “Desk to 5K”.
Frequently Asked Questions Learn More
How many people will be able to participate?
Who is eligible to participate?
Do I have to be a regular runner to complete a 5K?
How long is a 5K?
When will I hear if I have secured a spot in the event?
Is there any other way to participate if I am not selected?
If I register for the race and decide not to run, can someone else use my bib?
Will I get overtime/compensation time/an excused absence for participation in MoveNYC?
How should I get to race? Is there parking in Prospect Park?
Can I run with my baby stroller or pet?