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NYRR Night at the Races #1

Thu December 21, 2023 New York, NY 10032 US Directions


200 Meter Dash

7:00PM EST
Open to ages 18 - 99.

One Mile Run

7:00PM EST
Open to ages 18 - 99.

High Jump

7:00PM EST
Open to ages 18 - 99.


The Nike Track & Field Center @ The Armory
216 Fort Washington Ave
New York, NY US 10032


Dates, Times & Events Below


Age: Adult/Open


Meet Contact: James McCowan,


Spike Policy

The only acceptable spikes allowed on the Armory track surface are 1/4 inch pyramid spikes, in either 5 spike or 6 spike model shoes (no 3 spike or 4 spike model shoes are allowed). All spikes must be checked prior to competition.  


Food Policy 

Outside food and beverage is NOT allowed to be brought into the arena.  The Armory provides the opportunity for individual food and beverage purchases at The Refuel Zone cafe or team meal options via our in-house caterer.  


General Information

Meets are open to Open, Club and Collegiate runners 18 & Over.  No minors or High School students permitted.  Spectators must pay a $5 admission fee in the lobby before coming upstairs.



See each date for start time.  All events are run by mixed gender, unless specified.  Heats are fast to slow, and a rolling time schedule unless otherwise noted on meet day.  An approximate time schedule will be available at the clerking table on race day after registration closes.


Pre-Registration & Fees

Register on RunSignUp by 4pm on race day. 


Online Entry fee for individual events is $25 per meet, $20 for NYRR Members (discount applied at check out). 


On-site, day of registration, is available for $35.


Relays entry fee is $60 per relay team.  5K & 10K Relays must be registered the day of the meet at the registration table.  


Check in Procedures

Doors open one hour prior to the meet's designated start time.  Athletes can not enter the track until the end of HS Practice (around 6:45pm).


Pre-Registered Runners: Report to the 3rd Floor Registration table to pick up a wristband and bib number, indicating that your payment has been received.


Day of Registration Runners & Relays: Make payment, receive wristband & bib number, and fill in a registration card at the 3rd Floor Registration table.


Check entry lists at the clerking table to ensure names and seed times are correct.


Once the event is called (approximately 30 min prior to event start), report to the clerking area on turn one, outside the track, and the officials will assign you into a “section” and give you two hip numbers.  One hip number goes on your left hip.  The other one goes on your right chest.


Relay teams must pick up a team registration sheet from the clerking table, fill it out, and return it for the clerks to set sections. 



Meet #1 - Thursday, 12/21/23 - 7:00pm Start


High Jump

One Mile

5000m Relay (Five People Run 200m - Five Times Each)


Meet #2 - Thursday, 1/4/24 - 7:00pm Start


Shot Put (Four Attempts - No Finals)

600m (Run Concurrently with 60m - Alternating Heats)

60m (Run Concurrently with 600m - Alternating Heats)




Meet #3 - Thursday, 1/18/24 - 7:00pm Start

800m Run

Long Jump (Four Attempts - No Finals)




Meet #4 - Thursday, 2/1/24 - 7:00pm Start

400m (Run Concurrently with 60m - Alternating Heats - Alternating Genders)

60m (Run Concurrently with 400m - Alternating Heats - Alternating Genders)

Shot Put (Four Attempts - No Finals)


3000m Relay (Five People Run 200m - Three Times Each)


Meet #5 - Thursday 2/22/24 - 7:00pm Start

One Mile

Long Jump (Four Attempts - No Finals)

10,000m Relay (Ten People Run 200m - Five Times Each)

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