CHRC Races

For fitness, fun, and inspiration, we race in Prospect Park, Brooklyn, Central Park, and beyond! Whether it’s a first 5k, a marathon PR, or epic team fun, we help each other meet our goals.

Get Started:

  • Register with NYRR for free and put CHRC as your affiliated club
  • Whether you run races in New York City with NYRR or NYCRuns, list CHRC as your team!
  • Let us know if you’re preparing for a race or have a goal you’re working toward through running. We want to support you in your athletic journey!

The 2017 Club Points Series:

We compete in the NYRR club point series.
See our current standings
– Learn how club points are scored

3/5: Washington Heights Salsa, Blues and Shamrock 5K
4/9: UAE Healthy Kidney 10K
5/20: Airbnb Brooklyn Half
6/17: Queens 10K
8/5: Team Championships 5Miles
8/26: Percy Sutton Harlem 5K Run
9/10: New Balance Fifth Avenue Mile
9/24: New Balance Bronx 10 Mile
10/8: Staten Island Half
11/5: TCS New York City Marathon
12/8: Ted Corbitt 15K


Submit a Record

Race performances by members are entered into the CHRC scrolls. Click for top performances by #CHRCMen and #CHRCWomen.

For your results to be added, the following must be met:

  • You must have been a registered member with NYRR with CHRC as your affiliated club at the time of your race result. To register for free, click on this link –> Join!
  • Your race result must be from January 2012 or later.

NYRR Team Champs

Dave Gibbons reports back from the NYRR Team Champs, August 5th 2017. — In early August, 11 CHRC men and 14 CHRC women set out for the Team Championships 5 mile race. Team champs isn’t like most NYRR races; the men and women run at separate times which gives the team the opportunity to cheer … Continued

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Running Bananas: The 1st Person Experience

This week, a special race report from Gideon Bautista aka Captain Potassium, describing his journey running bananas. — Whenever another Crown Heights Runner wants to race in a banana suit for the first time, I always say, don’t fret the aerodynamics, but steel yourself for a psychological gauntlet. Take my first race: Team Champs, 2016. … Continued

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How do NYRR club points work?

INTERCLUB POINTS NYRR serves as an umbrella organization for local NY running clubs by hosting a Club Council and an annual team-points series for both men and women. Each year, the Club Council designates 11 NYRR  races as Club Points races. SCORING The fastest 5 runners per division from each club have their finishing place added together … Continued

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Staten Island was My First Half Marathon

#CHRC Member Dave shares his experience at the Staten Island Half Marathon on October 9. Dave started running this year in an effort to improve his health. His running journey is chronicled on his blog:The Lazy Dog Jog Blog. Congratulations Dave! We are so proud of you!   The Staten Island Half Marathon was my first … Continued

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Race Report: Retro Run 4M and New York Mini 10k

It was a groovy Retro Run on Sunday, June 12 despite the severe weather warning! Here’s the skinny: sweatband and tube sock wearing runners ran counter-clockwise around the inner loop of Central Park. Miles splits were called out live and CHRC scored some PRs at this club points race! The 45th annual Mini 10k, originally … Continued

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