A view of the New York skyline from Hunter's Point South


Run the Waterfront 5K at Hunters Point South

Posted on 4/17/2016 by New Yorker

Hunters Point South will be the location of the start and finish lines for the inaugural 2016 "Run The Waterfront 5K" in Long Island City, New York. The 5 km event which is scheduled to take place on Saturday 4th June 2016 is expected to attract more than 1000 runners and walkers from all over New York.

According to the LICpost,  the event is being organised by the Post in conjunction with the Hunters Point Parks Conservancy, Long Island City Runners and Woodside-Sunnyside Runners. Proceeds from the event will go to the Conservancy which helps with the upkeep of Hunters Point South Park and Gantry Park on the Long Island City  waterfront.  

This is the route for the event courtesy the LICpost. 

 


HuntersPointSouth.com

HuntersPointSouth.com is a free resource designed to provide visitors with information about the new and exciting Hunter's Point neighborhood in Long Island City New York, including the Hunter's Point South Development, Hunter's Point Parks, including both Gantry Plaza State Park and Hunters Point South Waterfront Park, the surrounding areas, events, and the incredible views of the Manhattan skyline. The website serves as a complete guide to the Hunter's Point community for New Yorkers and tourists alike.

Please note that HuntersPointSouth.com is not officially linked to the City of New York Parks and Recreation.