Popular Brooklyn Half

Popular Brooklyn Half Pre-Party Presented by New Balance Jan 11, 2018 10:56AM EST

The Popular Brooklyn Half Pre-Party presented by New Balance takes place on Pier 2 at Brooklyn Bridge Park on Wednesday, May 16 through Friday, May 18. The venue is right on the wa...


Proxy Pickup Jan 11, 2018 10:56AM EST

If you're not able to attend the Popular Brooklyn Half Pre-Party presented by New Balance, a friend or family member may serve as your proxy and pick up your race materials. Your p...


Transportation to the Race May 19, 2017 02:18PM EST

We strongly recommend that you take public transportation to the start and from the finish. For the latest updates, visit The MTA's Weekender schedule. Please familiarize yourself ...


Wave Starts, Corrals, and Timeline Jan 11, 2018 10:57AM EST

Plan to arrive at the start at least one hour before bag check closes if you are checking a bag, or at least one hour before corrals for your wave close if you are not checking a b...


Prohibition of Bib Transfer Feb 02, 2017 03:51PM EST

In keeping with NYRR's Rules of Competition, race numbers are non-transferable; you cannot give or sell your number or tag to another person or participate with an unofficial race ...


Baggage and Security May 01, 2017 04:31PM EST

Please consider not bringing a bag to the race. If you check a bag, it must be the clear plastic bag you receive at the Pre-Party, with the baggage tag from your bib pinned to it. ...


Course and Time Limit Jan 11, 2018 10:59AM EST

Runners start near the Brooklyn Museum and run the first couple of miles past the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and around Brooklyn’s Grand Army Plaza before entering Prospect Park. Afte...


Finish and Post-Finish Jan 11, 2018 11:00AM EST

NYRR works closely with the NYPD to ensure a safe experience for all. Before race day, please familiarize yourself with our finish-area map, which will be available closer to race ...


Cancellation Jan 11, 2018 11:01AM EST

The cancellation policy for the 2018 Popular Brooklyn Half is as follows: If you cancel your entry to the 2018 Popular Brooklyn Half, you cannot be reinstated for 2018. If you can...


Spectator Tips Jan 11, 2018 11:04AM EST

Family, friends, and fans can share in the Popular Brooklyn Half excitement by watching the race on the streets of Brooklyn—in Prospect Park, on Ocean Parkway, and in Coney Island!...