Friday, 08 January 2010 00:00
Jan. 15 will be the deadline for early bird registration for the 2010 RXR/TIAA-CREF Long Island Marathon. The Long Island Marathon “Festival of Races,” set for the weekend of April 30 to May 2 is recognized as one of Long Island’s most prestigious sporting events.
The One Mile Race, the 5K Race, and the “Kids Fun Run” will start from Mitchel Athletic Complex on Saturday, May 1. On Sunday, May 2, the Long Island Marathon, Half-Marathon and 10K races take place. The weekend celebration also includes a pasta party for runners on April 30, at the Cradle of Aviation Museum and a “Runners’ Expo” at Mitchel Athletic Complex from April 29 to May 1.
Participants may register online at www.thelimarathon.com. Applications can also be downloaded and mailed to: Long Island Marathon, Eisenhower Park, East Meadow, NY 11554
The deadline for regular mail-in registration is April 16, and online regular registrations must be received by April 26. Late registrations will be accepted in person only at the Expo from April 29 to May 1.
For more information and applications, visit www.thelimarathon.com or call 516-986-5537.