WELCOME SURVIVORS & THRIVERS (STAGE IV)!
Whether you're recently diagnosed, in treatment, in remission, or metastatic, if you're a co-survivor or supporting family or friends, join others who have been through it too - honor and celebrate your journey. You are the heart of Race for the Cure. We are rolling out the pink carpet especially for you!
Pre- and post-Race refreshments at Hope Village
- Located at the top of Hope Lane, just off the 72nd Street Transverse, closer to the Start Line!
will honor the Survivor of the Year, Co-Survivor of the Year, and the Eliza Adams Thriver of the Year.
features post-Race giveaways, beauty treatments, massages and other amenities.
- Komen community partner Yoga4Cancer will hold a very special yoga class in Hope Village. This yoga methodology is tailored to address the specific physical and emotional needs left by cancer and treatment, so get ready to namaste those aches away!
- Sephora stands with those facing major life transitions. Sephora will be joining Hope Village with a pink lip application, sunscreen spritz and some glitter to celebrate survivors and thrivers. You'll also be able to learn more about Sephora's 90-minute Brave Beauty in the Face of Cancer Classes for Confidence, where you can discover techniques and products that address the visible effects of cancer treatments.
to the Bandshell & Bethesda Fountain.
Group Photo and Dance Party!
This is a celebration of survivors you'll never forget! Your presence at the Race is vital, providing hope and inspiration. Join us on Race Day, and together, we WILL create more survivors.
Bib + Brunch
Looking for the perfect post-Race plan to feed your nom needs? Present your Race for the Cure bib at participating restaurants to receive special Race Day offers and promotions! Deals are available all day for bib holders and their guests on September 10th to commemorate the 2017 Race for the Cure. Make sure you make reservations early, Racers, because you don't want to miss out on these delicious brunch spots!
2017 Participating Restaurants:
Special Thanks To
Race Day registration opens on Central Park West at 72nd Street
*Pre-Race Festivities include coffee and tea at the Dunkin' Donuts truck, Sparkling Ice and hero capes (limited supply) at the Sparkling Ice tent.
Hope Village opens
Kids for the Cure Fun Run Line-up begins just north of the Start Line, 77th Street and Central Park West
Program begins in Hope Village
Kids Fun Run begins on Central Park West north of 77th Street. 3 to 6 year olds will run a quarter mile course from the Kids Start Line to 82nd Street and back
7 to 9 year olds will run a half mile course from the Kids Start Line to 84th Street and back
10 to 12 year olds will run a mile course from the Kids Start Line to 89th Street and back
Cyc for the Cure Pre-Race Ride begins!
Runners/walkers proceed to Start Line
Survivor/Thriver and elite female runners start
Male and female runners start
Cyc for the Cure Post-Race Ride begins!
Race festivities in the Bandshell
Parade starts from Hope Village
Survivor/Thriver photo in Bethesda Terrace