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Flushing NYC Half, 10K, 5K
June 25, 2023
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About The Flushing NYC Half, 10K, 5K
The Flushing NYC Half, 10K, and 5K is one of the best runs in Queens. The race takes place on June 25th, 2023 starting at 8:00 am. It’s a great way to start your summer with an incredible running experience that you won’t soon forget!
The route of this half marathon is simply spectacular. Runners will be taken through some of the most beautiful sites in Queens including Central Park, Prospect Park and Forest Hills Gardens. You’ll get to enjoy views of New York City skyline from Flushing Meadows-Corona park as well as the iconic Unisphere sculpture located there. As you continue along the course you’ll take in stunning views over Jamaica Bay before finishing up at Citi Field where your friends and family can cheer you on!
Typically during this time of year temperatures average around 75 degrees Fahrenheit with sunny skies making it perfect for running conditions – though watch out for humidity levels which can be quite high during summer months so make sure to stay hydrated throughout your run!
You can expect large crowds cheering runners throughout the entire course – many locals come out just to show their support for everyone taking part in the event so don’t be surprised if they call out your name when they spot you running by! There are also plenty of volunteers ready to help any runner who needs a bit extra motivation or assistance along their journey. In addition, there are usually special activities such as live music performances and food vendors set up near certain points on the course that can provide a nice distraction while still keeping it fun and exciting for all involved.
Overall, participating in this half marathon is an unforgettable thrill ride that should not be missed whether you’re looking for a challenge or just want something different from your usual weekend jog around town – no matter what level runner you are it’s guaranteed to leave an impression long after crossing that finish line!