Race Calendar for November 2017 – February 2018

  • The Fleet Feet / Essex team races are highlighted in bold print. These are also the USATF-NJ Grand Prix Championship races. A complete list of these races is shown after the race calendar.
  • NBGP = New Balance Grand Prix. These races are part of the USATF-NJ individual grand prix competition where you can accumulate points based on your performance at 9 races during the year.
  • Click here for more information about the Fleet Feet / Essex teams and the USATF-NJ grand prix competition.
  • The dates and times for some races are tentative, always confirm the date/time prior to the race.


November 2017

11/18Sat7:30amPhiladelphia Half Marathon13.1M

11/18Sat8:00amNYC 60K (Central Park)60K

11/18Sat9:00amTwo Towns Turkey Trot 5K (South Mountain Reservation)5K

11/18Sat9:00amNJ Winter Trail Series #1 (Lewis Morris Park)5K, 10K, 13.1M

11/19Sun7:00amPhiladelphia Marathon26.2M

11/19Sun8:30amRace to Deliver (Central Park)4M

11/19Sun8:30amBrooklyn Marathon (Prospect Park)26.2M

11/19Sun9:00am5K Stampede through Clifton (Clifton)5K

11/19Sun10:00amFriendsgiving 5K (Florham Park)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

11/19Sun11:00amGreat Swamp Devil Run (Basking Ridge)5K, 15KNBGP: 5K & 15K (both 500pts)

11/19Sun11:30amFred Lebow Cross Country Championships (Bronx)15K

11/23Thu8:30amMorris Township Turkey Trot5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

11/23Thu9:00amAshenfelter 8K Classic (Glen Ridge)8KNBGP: 700pts (8K)

11/24Fri11:00amBorn to Run 5-Miler (Freehold)5M

11/25Sat9:30amTeam Zoey Turkey Trot (Verona Park)5K

11/25Sat11:15amWestfield Turkey Trot5MNBGP: 500pts (5M)


12/2Sat9:30amJingle Bell Jog (Prospect Park, Brooklyn)5K

12/2Sat9:00amNJ Winter Trail Series #2 (Lewis Morris Park)5K, 10K, 13.1M

12/2Sat9:30amTrinity Academy 5K Reindeer Run (Caldwell)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

12/2Sat9:00amRutgers Big Chill 5K5K

12/3Sun10:00amRun for the Red (Millburn)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

12/3Sun9:00amPete McArdle Cross Country Classic (Bronx)15K

12/9Sat8:30am5K Ugly Sweater Run (Whippany)5K

12/9Sat8:30amTed Corbitt 15K (Central Park)15K

12/10Sun8:30amJingle Bell Run (Elizabeth)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

12/10Sat9:00amMontclair Bread Company Doughnut Run5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

12/10Sun9:00amNYCRUNS Big Apple Half Marathon (Central Park)13.1M

12/16Sat9:00amNJ Winter Trail Series #3 (Lewis Morris Park)5K, 10K, 13.1M

12/17Sun9:30amPassaic Chanukah 5K5K

12/17Sun10:00amSuper Santa 5K (Morris Township)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

12/30Sat1:00pmPolar Bear Race (Asbury Park)5K

12/31Sun11:59pmNYRR Midnight Run (Central Park)4M


1/1Mon11:00amFirst Day 5K (Fairlawn)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

1/1Mon11:00amResolution Run 5K (Hillsborough)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

1/1Mon12:00pmHangover Run (Westfield)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

1/6Sat8:00amWatchung Winter Ultra (Watchung Reservation)10K, 13.1M, 26.2M, 50K

1/6Sat8:00amJoe Kleinerman 10K (Central Park)10K

1/7Sun9:00amNYCRUNS Cocoa Classic Central Park 5 Miler5M, 10M

1/20Sat9:00amWinter Trail Series #4 (Lewis Morris Park)5K, 10K, 13.1M

1/21Sun8:00amFred Lebow Manhattan Half Marathon (Central Park)13.1M


2/3Sat9:00amWinter Trail Series #5 (Lewis Morris Park)5K, 10K, 13.1M

2/3Sat9:00amPenguin Pace (Wayne)5KNBGP: 500pts (5K)

2/4Sun9:00amNYRR Gridiron 4 Miler (Central Park)4M

2/10Sat10:00amCupid’s Chase 5K (Morristown)5K

2/17Sat7:00amFebapple Frozen Fifty Trail Run (South Mountain)10M, 20M, 50K, 50M

2/24Sat8:00amAl Gordon 4 Miler (Prospect Park, Brooklyn)4M

2/25Sun9:00amNYCRUNS Central Park Half Marathon (New York)13.1M

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2017 USATF-NJ Grand Prix Championship Races

4/2Sun9:00amIndian Trails 20K (Middletown)20KAll Divisions

4/29Sat9:30amClinton Country Run15KAll Divisions

5/6Sat8:30amNewport 10,000 (Jersey City)10KOpen Men & Women

5/29Mon8:15amRidgewood Run10KMasters Men & Women

6/17Sat9:00amNew Milford 5K5KMasters Women

6/19Mon8:00pmPresident’s Cup Night Race (Millburn)5KCoed Open & Masters 40+

6/25Sun6:15pmLager Run (Glen Ridge)5KOpen Men

8/20Sun5:00pmMidland Mile Montclair)1MAll Divisions

8/27Sun10:00amUSATF-NJ Cross Country 5K5KAll Divisions

9/17Sun8:30amLiberty Waterfront Run (Jersey City)13.1MAll Divisions

10/1Sun9:30amLittle Silver 5K5KOpen Women

10/22Sun10:00amUSATF-NJ Cross Country 8K8KAll Divisions

11/12SunNoonGiralda Farms Run (Madison)5KMasters Men

11/23Thu9:00amAshenfelter 8K (Glen Ridge)8KAll Divisions