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Polar Bear Half & 5K – NYC Parks Winter Series: #4 Prospect Park

January 28, 2023

Brooklyn, NY

Experience the excitement of the city in winter! Join us for the Polar Bear Half & 5K - NYC Parks Winter Series: #4 Prospect Park in Brooklyn, New York on 28 January, 2023. Push yourself to the limit and revel in the glory of a winter-themed half marathon!
Experience the excitement of the city in winter! Join us for the Polar Bear Half & 5K - NYC Parks Winter Series: #4 Prospect Park in Brooklyn, New York on 28 January, 2023. Push yourself to the limit and revel in the glory of a winter-themed half marathon!
Participants run the half marathon Polar Bear Half & 5K – NYC Parks Winter Series: #4 Prospect Park in Brooklyn, New York in January!
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About The Polar Bear Half & 5K – NYC Parks Winter Series: #4 Prospect Park

The Polar Bear Half & 5K – NYC Parks Winter Series: #4 Prospect Park in Brooklyn, New York is a half marathon race held on 28 January 2023. It will be an exciting and challenging race for runners of all levels.

The route of the race is made up of two loops around Prospect Park, providing plenty of scenic views along the way. The park offers beautiful open spaces as well as winding trails and woodlands throughout the course. As you make your way through this picturesque landscape you can expect to see some lovely wildlife such as deer, birds, squirrels and more! The terrain also varies which makes it great for training purposes; there are hills, flat sections and inclines so no matter what your level or ability you’ll find something that suits you.

January in New York City can bring cold temperatures but usually has mild days with temperatures ranging from 35-40 degrees Fahrenheit (1-4 Celsius). So if you plan ahead with layers then running in these conditions should be manageable! During this time the park will likely have its share of snow which adds to the atmosphere making it even more magical.

Races like these tend to attract large crowds with many people gathering together to encourage each other along their journey so having a supportive environment helps create a positive energy amongst participants. You may also come across volunteers who are there offering water stations at certain points during your run too – they’re always very helpful!

What makes this particular event special is that once completed participants receive a custom medal exclusive only to those who complete the winter series races which includes four half marathons spread out over four months (December – March) plus one bonus 5K race that caps off this unique experience! So if you’re looking for an opportunity to challenge yourself mentally and physically while exploring vibrant city parks then sign up today –the Polar Bear Half & 5K – NYC Parks Winter Series: #4 Prospect Park in Brooklyn might just be perfect for you!