Thank you to all the volunteers and attendees of the meet! For results, please see here!
The 2019 Dashing Whippets Track Meet will be on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the East River Park Track, (East 6th Street and the East River). Registration opens at 8:00. First event is at at 8:30 am. The track is accessible via pedestrian overpasses at East 10th or East 6th Street. A CitiBike docking station is at Avenue D and 6th Street.
Order of Events:
- The Brooklyn Running Company 5000 meters. Sponsored by Brooklyn Running Company.
- 4 x 200 meter relay. Sponsored by Zensah.
- The Tracksmith Mile. Sponsored by Tracksmith.
- 400 meters
- Kids 100 meters
- 800 meters. Sponsored by Ciele Athletics.
- Distance Medley Relay (1200 – 400 – 800 – 1600). Sponsored by Finish Line Physical Therapy.
- 4 x 400 meter relay. Sponsored by RunnerClinicNYC.
The 5000 will start at 8:30 am. The 4 x 200 will start at 9:45 at the earliest. The mile will start at 10 at the earliest (possibly later if the 5000 runs long). The schedule will be rolling after that. Women’s heats will be held before men’s heats.
The cost to enter in advance is $15 to run as many events as you want to run. The price will increase to $20 on raceday. The meet is USATF sanctioned and will be officiated by USATF officials.
$100/ $50/ $50 prizes to top three in each of the following events:
- Brooklyn Running Company gift cards in the 5000m.
- Tracksmith gift cards in the Mile.
- Cash to winner/ Running Warehouse gift cards for 2nd & 3rd in the 400m.
- Ciele Athletics gift cards in the 800m.
$200 in Zensah gift cards in the 4x200m relay and $200 cash to the winning 4×400 and DMR teams
Also… JackRabbit $50 gift cards for the first masters (40+) in the mile (both men’s and women’s division)!
Thank you to our sponsors: First Republic Bank, Finish Line Physical Therapy, Runner Clinic NYC, HomeAdvisor, Brooklyn Running Company, Ciele Athletics, Zensah, and Tracksmith. A substantial portion of the proceeds of the event will go to this year’s Charity Partner, the Lower Eastside Girls Club.
The mile has been designated the 2019 RRCA East Region Championship!
Thank you to our Gold Level Sponsors:
Thank you to our Silver Level Sponsors:
The Charity Partner
for the 2019 Dashing Whippets Track Meet
will be The Lower Eastside Girls Club.