The JackRabbit Guide to the Big Race in NYC 2018

the JackRabbit Guide to the Big Race in NYC 2018

The countdown is on! As thousands of runners join together in New York this November 4, we are excited to support your journey! Whether you’re a first-timer or a veteran we will cheer you on every step of the way. Not only do we have exciting footwear, apparel, accessories and nutrition to get you across that finish line in style, but we have a stellar line up of signature events in our New York City store locations. Check back to this page frequently to stay updated on the latest products and race happenings. Join our social conversation by tagging #JackRabbitRuns and following us on Twitter @JackRabbit and Instagram @jackrabbit_original!

Whether you’re running the race, or you’re just a spectator, we’ve got lots of fun events spread across Manhattan and Brooklyn to keep you in the Big Race spirit. Click on any of the event names for more information, and be sure to RSVP if you want to come!

October 27th Last 10 - 3rd Ave & Columbus Circle

We’re ready, are you? It’s not about the miles that you’ve finished, or the times you’ve broken, it’s about crossing that finish line! Therefore, on October 27th, JackRabbit & On will be leading the way with GU providing the fuel that will help you get one step closer to that goal by leading you through the Last 10 miles of the Marathon course. Plus, you won’t need to worry about a thing the whole way. We will have nutrition on the course and we will take care of your bags as well. Plus, there will be breakfast at the finish with plenty of other fun SWAG.

October 29th NIKE SMU: Your City, Your Race - Columbus Circle RSVP
October 31st Shake Shack Run - Columbus Circle

10/31 at 6:30pm from JackRabbit Columbus Circle: Halloween Finish line Shakeout Run with Shake Shack – We’re back again with our annual Finish line Shake out run with Shake Shack to kick-off this year’s series of events. Per usual you will get the opportunity to run across the finish line (or around it…if you’re suppositious) and finish with a nice cold beer at Shake Shack!

November 1st Run the High Line with HOKA One One - Union Square

11/1 at 7am from JackRabbit Union Square: Run the High Line with HOKA One One – Kick-off your Thursday morning with Hoka and a brunch run with a special athlete.

November 1st Scavenger Hunt with Stance & BOA - Soho Studio

11/1 at 6pm at JackRabbit Union Square: The Boa & Stance NYC Scavenger Hunt – Join us for a thrilling time running through the streets of NYC in a flashy pair of Stance socks and gaining access to some special custom dials from BOA. This is your opportunity to show your friends how hip you are by having fun in the city and finishing at the Stance pop-up shop in SOHO with some fun treats.

November 1st Saucony Shakeout Run with Molly Huddle - Columbus Circle

11/1 at 6pm – JackRabbit Columbus Circle: Saucony Shakeout Run with Molly Huddle including a group run followed by a meet-and-greet at the store with custom shirt designs, Q&A + Autograph signing, Taco bar & Donut Bar.

November 2nd Central Park Jog with Meb Keflizighi & KT Tape - Upper West Side


11/2 at 7am – JackRabbit Upper West Side: Central Park jog with Meb Keflezighi & KT Tape. Not only will runners get to jog with a running legend, but you will also get to be wrapped for free by KT Tape. Learn how to prevent those injuries before the big day and enjoy a breakfast with one of the most talented runners in the world.

November 2nd Morning Miles with Emma Coburn - Columbus Circle

11/2 at 7am – JackRabbit Columbus Circle: Morning Miles with NYC Marathon title sponsor New Balance. Shakeout those cobwebs with an early morning run with New Balance athlete Emma Coburn. It will also be your opportunity to score some special marathon gear.

November 2nd Art Run with On - Columbus Circle

11/2 at 6:30pm – JackRabbit Columbus Circle: Art Run though Midtown with ON. Let the great folks at ON take you through an artistic path of NYC on this 3-mile shakeout run. After the run, you may join us for a special chat with the founders of ON and learn about what it takes to build not just a brand but a lifestyle. On will also have some special NYC gifts and drinks.

November 2nd VIP Event - Public Hotel **by invitation only** RSVP
November 3rd Runner's World & Aftershock Run - Union Square

11/3 at 8am at JackRabbit Union Square – Shake Out Run with Runner’s World & AfterShokz: Final brunch shakeout run with Runner’s World & AfterShokz. This will be your final opportunity to get an easy shakeout run in before the big day. Don’t worry, we will also have whatever you need to refuel for the morning.

November 4th Instant Recovery Zone with Oofos - Upper West Side and Columbus Circle

11/4 – All Day at JackRabbit Upper West Side & JackRabbit Columbus Circle: Instant Recovery Zone with Oofos. We will be providing finishers with quick access to Normatec recovery boots and Oofos recovery sandals right after your finish. Tell your friends and Family to meet you at JackRabbit Upper West Side post-race for the easiest meetup point in NYC.

November 5th Marathon Monday - Columbus Circle

11/5 – All Day at JackRabbit Columbus Circle: Marathon Monday is back and it’s your opportunity to get a jump start on your recovery. You will also get special access to some of the hot products that will be just hitting the market from Nike.

Altra Asics Brooks JackRabbit New Balance Oofos Saucony Stance
We're at the Expo!

Come find us in #753 under the big red circle.

The 2018 TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Hall 3B, Booth #753
11th Avenue at West 35th Street // November 1-3, 2018

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