The 2020 Dashing Whippets Track Meet will be on Saturday, May 9, 2020 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:

  • 5000 meters
  • 4 x 200 meter relay
  • 1 Mile
  • 400 meters
  • Kids 100 meters
  • 800 meters
  • Distance Medley Relay (1200 – 400 – 800 – 1600)
  • 4 x 400 meter relay

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 and heats will be held with the fastest first for events with more than one heat.

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 will be USATF sanctioned and will be officiated by USATF officials.