Lace up your running shoes! LaGuardia Community College/CUNY is hosting a 5K run/walk on Saturday, October 22, 2022. Route will go from the LaGuardia campus through Long Island City, to Hunters Point South on the scenic East River Waterfront, and back to LaGuardia.
Registration is open (https://www.laguardia.edu/5K) to participants of all levels, ages 7 and older. $25 for adults; $10 for children ages 7–17. Registrants will receive a race t-shirt and refreshments.
Children under the age of 6 are not permitted in the race but are welcome to enjoy (accompanied by a parent or guardian) an Activities Plaza featuring refreshments, face painting, games, and more. Proceeds will support LaGuardia’s students as scholarships, grants, emergency funds and more. Medals will be awarded to the top three male and female finishers overall and to the top three finishers in age categories: 12 & under, 13-15, 16-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35-39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69, 70+.