NYRR Half Marathon on 3/19/17 – Run for Christodora

Christodora: Nature, Learning, Leadership is proud to be selected as an Official Charity Partner of the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half Marathon!‍‍

This is your GREAT chance to join us and support our mission to create transformational experiences for NYC youth through stimulating educational and outdoor programs!

 
 About Us:
Since 1897, Christodora’s programs have helped NYC students from underserved communities grow and thrive by forming deep connections with the community and the natural world. Our “Nature, Learning, Leadership” environmental science and youth development programs operate in all season – in public school classrooms, in city parks and at our own wilderness camps. Christodora students discover their academic and personal passions and develop 21st century skills including team-building, perseverance, leadership and environmental stewardship.
Experience the joy of our programs in this 2-min fun video and please explore our website for more information.

‍‍Christodora has a limited number of entries, and is now accepting submissions for runners.  If you are interested in participating, please read all of the information below, and then send an email to info@christodora.org.‍‍

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Fundraising Requirements:
New York Road Runners (NYRR) requires that all runners have a fundraising minimum of at least $1,000. Runners also may not share fundraising pledges or fundraise for more than one pledge through a single fundraising page.  Participating in the United Airlines NYC Half is contingent upon reaching the fundraising minimum.  NYRR requires runners to use CrowdRise for all fundraising related to the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half.

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Registration Fees:
You will be required to pay the registration fee for NYRR, which is $130 for NYRR members and $145 for non-members.  Registration fees are also subject to a $5 processing charge if the runner did not previously enter the non-guaranteed entry drawing.  All registration fees are non-refundable and non-transferable.

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Deadlines:
To be considered as a runner, please email info@christodora.org before February 1, 2017.  Please note there are an extremely limited number of spots available and not all requests can be honored. If you are motivated to run to help NYC youth, please contact us as soon as possible!

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Race Week and Logistics:
All runners will be required to visit the United Airlines NYC Half Expo to pick up their race materials.  Full details will be released closer to the date of the race.

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Age Requirements: All runners must be at least 12 years old on the day of the marathon.