Due to inclement, unsafe conditions, we have decided to cancel NYRR Open Runs on Sunday, December 17. Read more.

NYRR Queens 10K

This race is sold out.

Check out our NYRR Queens 10K: Race-Day Essentials and ensure a smooth start to your 6.2 miles in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.


The NYRR Queens 10K will start in two waves, the first (corrals AA-F) at 7:45 a.m. and the second (corrals G-L) at 8:15 a.m. You will receive your wave and corral assignment in your confirmation email the week before the race.

The third race in the 2017 NYRR Five-Borough Series brings runners to beautiful Flushing Meadows Corona Park for a flat, fast 10K with an early-summer date! Runners kicking off their training for the TCS New York City Marathon or any fall marathon will love this event. Flushing Meadows Corona Park is easily reached by public transportation, and it's a great place to spend the day. All entrants will receive a souvenir and all finishers will receive a medal.

The NYRR Five-Borough Series: Queens 10K is part of NYRR's Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City. The NYRR Five-Borough Series showcases New York Road Runners' commitment to the individuals and communities in each borough. More than just five races, the Five-Borough Series—the United Airlines NYC Half, the Airbnb Brooklyn Half, the NYRR Queens 10K, the New Balance Bronx 10 Mile, and the NYRR Staten Island Half—is a celebration of what makes each borough unique, inspiring, and an amazing place to get out and get moving!

Event hashtag: #Queens10K—use it in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!

Live unofficial results are available during the race at liveresults.nyrr.org and in the NYRR app. Features include leaderboards, map tracking, and an individual runner search that can be shared on Facebook and Twitter. Tell your friends and family to follow your progress, and get unofficial results right after the race!


Transportation

Use MTA Trip Planner and follow The MTA's Weekender schedule to plan your race-day transportation.

The park roads will be closed at 7:15 a.m. in preparation for the race. All vehicles must be off the streets and parked by this time. Race-day parking is available at Citi Field (parking lots E and F and Southfield via gates 3, 16, and 17) from 6:00 to 11:00 a.m. for a flat rate of $25. A pre-paid parking pass can be purchased for $25 (credit card only) during number pickup at the NYRR RUNCENTER featuring the NB Run Hub. If you plan to drive to the race and park at Citi Field, we strongly recommend that you purchase this pre-paid parking pass, which will allow for expedited entrance to the Citi Field parking lots on race morning. 

View Citi Field parking map.

If you are driving, the preferred route is the Grand Central Parkway to exit 9E toward Northern Boulevard, which leads to 126th Street alongside Citi Field. Stay on 126th Street to Roosevelt Avenue and turn right; proceed to parking lot entrances on both the right and left.

If you bike to the race, please follow our bike parking guidelines.


Run Four Out of Six

Please note that New York Road Runners members who run four of the following six events in 2017 (NYRR Fred Lebow Manhattan Half, United Airlines NYC Half, Airbnb Brooklyn Half, NYRR Queens 10K, New Balance Bronx 10 Mile, and NYRR Staten Island Half) and have an active NYRR membership by the last qualifying event of the 2017 NYRR Five-Borough Series (NYRR Staten Island Half on October 8) will be eligible for guaranteed entry to the 2018 United Airlines NYC Half.


Kids' Races

Bring the whole family out to run with the Kids' Races at the NYRR Queens 10K. Races for kids ages 2–12 will begin at 10:00 a.m. and registration is free for all participants. Before their race, kids can warm up with fun fitness activities beginning at 9:30 a.m.


Medal Engraving for Members

NYRR Members: Join us at the NYRR RUNCENTER featuring the NB Run Hub after the 2017 NYRR Queens 10K for complimentary finisher medal engraving!

Sunday, June 18: 11:00 a.m.—5:00 p.m.
Monday, June 19: 12:00 p.m.—6:00 p.m.

**Please note that we are only able to offer engraving for participants in the 2017 NYRR Queens 10K. Engraving is not available for Kids’ Races at NYRR Queens 10K participants.**

Please have your NYRR Member Number (available on your NYRR member card or in My NYRR) at time of engraving. Can’t make it Sunday or Monday? Send a proxy to have your medal engraved; they’ll just need your NYRR Member Number.

Finishers who are not NYRR members can purchase an NYRR membership through their My NYRR account, and will be able to have their medal engraved after becoming an NYRR member. Visit our Membership page for more details on NYRR membership levels and prices.

Please note: All engraving will be done on-site; no drop-offs.


Race Photos

Photos will be captured and provided by Gameface a couple of days following the race. Visit gameface.photos/events and search the race name to receive access to your photos. Digital copies may be downloaded for free and prints will be available for purchase.
 


Experience All That Queens Has to Offer

Check out the nycgo.com New York Road Runners NYC Visitor Guide for official information about New York City restaurants, shops, nightlife, and sporting events as well as exclusive deals and offers.

Course Info

The NYRR Five-Borough Series: Queens 10K takes place entirely within Flushing Meadows Corona Park and is almost completely flat. 

Mile 1: Start on Meridian Road between the Avenue of Discovery and Rodman Walk. Follow Meridian Road before turning left onto Meadow Lake Road West/Meadow Lake Promenade.

Mile 2: Follow Meadow Lake Drive clockwise around Meadow Lake.

Mile 3: Continue on Meadow Lake Drive, and bear left at Meadowlark Circle to cross the Long Island Expressway on the Meadowlark Bridge overpass. You'll reach the three-mile mark as you pass the Queens Theatre in the Park.

Mile 4: Soon after the three-mile mark, turn left onto United Nations Avenue South, then another left onto Avenue of the States. Pass the New York State Pavilion before turning right onto Perimeter Road, and make another right soon after onto Meridian Road. Follow Meridian Road past the Queens Museum, bearing left; Meridian Road will become Shea Road before the four-mile mark.

Mile 5: Run an out-and-back loop on Shea Road, turning onto the other side of the road near Citi Field at Boat Basin Place.

Mile 6: Follow Shea Road and Meridian Road, turning left onto United Nations Avenue North. Continue along the USTA National Tennis Center and turn right onto Astronaut Court toward the Unisphere. Run counter-clockwise around the Unisphere, continuing toward the Dwight Eisenhower Promenade, and turn left toward the finish on the Avenue of Commerce.

Entertainment

Visit the post-race festival, located on soccer field #4 immediately after the post-race walk-off. You’ll enjoy music, face painters for the kids, Gameface Media photography, and the Hospital for Special Surgery Runner Recovery Zone, featuring post-race stretching and foam-rolling.

Click on a race below to register or view results.
Icon Key
ICON KEY
Completed
Advance Registration
Charity Spots
Near Capacity
Sold Out
Temporarily Closed
Available
Register at Event
In Person
Future Event
Coming Soon