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MLK Jr Day Freedom Run NYC

January 20, 2024

New York City, NY

Get ready to sprint into action as MLK Jr Day Freedom Run NYC takes over the streets of the Big Apple on January 20, 2024! Join fellow runners for a marathon that'll make your heart race faster than a New Yorker hailing a taxi. It's time to hit the pavement and chase those dreams!
Get ready to sprint into action as MLK Jr Day Freedom Run NYC takes over the streets of the Big Apple on January 20, 2024! Join fellow runners for a marathon that'll make your heart race faster than a New Yorker hailing a taxi. It's time to hit the pavement and chase those dreams!
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About The MLK Jr Day Freedom Run NYC

The MLK Jr Day Freedom Run NYC is an exciting half marathon race that takes place on January 20, 2024, in the vibrant city of New York. This race is a celebration of MLK Jr Day and the freedom we all share as a result of the historical movement led by this iconic figure.

One of the standout features of this race is its intimate nature. With a cap of just 15 participants per wave, it provides a unique and exclusive experience for all runners. Whether you’re a seasoned half marathon runner or someone who prefers to walk, all paces and ages are welcome to participate in this event.

The organizers of this race have created a stress-free environment to support you in achieving your goals. There are no timing chips involved, but if you wish, coordinators can help you keep track of your time using bib numbers provided on race day.

As a participant in the MLK Jr Day Freedom Run NYC, you will receive an awesome swag bag that includes a premium running shirt and a finisher’s medal. In addition, you will have access to a virtual community of runners, allowing you to connect and share your experiences with fellow participants.

New York City is known for its vibrant energy and iconic landmarks, making it the perfect backdrop for a thrilling half marathon. Although January in New York can be chilly, the lively atmosphere and the warming spirit of the MLK Jr Day celebrations will keep you motivated throughout the race.

Join us for the MLK Jr Day Freedom Run NYC and celebrate the legacy of MLK Jr while experiencing the exhilaration of running through the heart of New York City. Lace up your running shoes, embrace the freedom, and let’s make this race an unforgettable experience for all!

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