Upcoming Race: Grete’s Great Gallop 13.1M / Norway Run 1.7M

NorwegianFlagSaturday October 3 8:15 AM / 9:00 AM

Central Park
New York, NY

The land of sparkling fjords, Jarlsberg cheese, nine-time New York City Marathon champion Grete Waitz, and all things Norwegian is celebrated on this delightful day! The events include running, walking, Norwegian food, and entertainment.
Which Race?

Individuals must choose one event. No matter which race you registered for, your race number will allow you to run either the Norway Run or Grete’s Great Gallop, but not both.
Grete’s Great Gallop / Norway Run Courses

Norway Run
1.7M – 8:15 am

Course
Start on Central Park’s West Drive by Tavern on the Green and head north.

Turn right / east on 72nd Transverse, turn right / south on East Drive and continue around the lower end of the park to the finish on West Drive by Tavern on the Green.

Grete’s Great Gallop
13.1M – 9:00 am

Course
Start on Central Park’s East Drive at 70th Street and head south. Complete two clockwise loops of the park. After the second lap, continue around the lower end of the park to the finish on West Drive by Tavern on the Green.

Number Pickup /Registration

Entrants are required to pick up their numbers, scoring tags, and race souvenirs in advance at NYRR, 9 East 89th Street, on:

• Thursday, October 1, 1:00 -7:00 p.m.
• Friday, October 2, 1:00 -7:00 p.m.

Near the start at the registration tent on Saturday, October 3:

• Norway Run, 6:45 – 7:45 a.m.
• Grete’s Great Gallop, 7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
• Troll Stroll, 9:00 – 10:00 a.m.

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