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NYRR Night of Champions

On Friday, November 4, 2016, NYRR hosted its seventh annual NYRR Night of Champions benefit to support our free youth and community programs, which serve more than 215,000 youth every year. Enjoy the video below, and check out coverage of this and other race-week events!

When Friday, November 4, 2016
VIP Reception, 6:00–7:00 p.m.
Main Reception and Silent Auction, 7:00–9:00 p.m.
Where TCS New York City Marathon Pavilion
Central Park at West 67th Street
Honoring Civic Champion Jack Rudin
Athlete Champion Meb Keflezighi
Why The Rudin Family is generously underwriting the event, ensuring that 100% of funds raised help support our mission and commitment to youth and community programming

 

The 2016 NYRR Night of Champions honored Jack Rudin in recognition of his family’s ongoing commitment to promoting running, specifically through the TCS New York City Marathon, and Meb Keflezighi in recognition of his commitment to and support of NYRR’s Team for Kids program.

The event featured 2016 TCS New York City Marathon top athletes and Rio 2016 Olympians, a fabulous menu by notable local chefs including George Mendes and Elizabeth Falkner, as well as musical entertainment, silent and live auction experiences, cocktails, and hors d’oeuvres. 

Marathon Package – $26,200
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Adopt a school and support 250 youth in NYRR programs designed to get kids moving!

NYRR creates running programs for kids of all ages and at all fitness levels, from pre-K to high school. Our programs are designed to prevent obesity and illness and help youth build their self-esteem while learning to set and reach personal goals.

  • 10 Patron tickets with VIP reception and NYRR annual membership for each guest
  • 5 non-complimentary entries into the 2016 or 2017 TCS New York City Marathon and NYRR Virtual Trainer access for each entry
  • 10 tickets to the TCS New York City Marathon Eve Dinner
  • 10 Grandstand Seating tickets
  • 4 Premier level tickets for the Blue Line Lounge
  • Photo with the NYRR Night of Champions honoree(s)
  • Opportunity to attend an NYRR Sneaker Closet giveaway at the adopted school
  • Recognition at the NYRR Night of Champions, on the NYRR website, in the Annual Update, and verbal and written acknowledgement as a program underwriter

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Half-Marathon Package – $13,100
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Supports the participation of three girls in NYRR’s Run for the Future program in 2017

Run for the Future is a high-touch, high-impact summer program that fulfills NYRR’s mission by providing a unique opportunity for rising senior high school girls across the five boroughs to learn about running, build self-esteem and confidence, and develop key leadership skills while training for a 5K race at the end of the summer. Participants who complete the program and are accepted to college also receive a $1,500 scholarship toward the school of their choice.

  • 6 Patron tickets with VIP reception and NYRR annual membership for each guest
  • 3 non-complimentary entries to the 2016 or 2017 New York City Marathon and NYRR Virtual Trainer access for each entry
  • 6 tickets to the TCS New York City Marathon Eve Dinner
  • 6 Grandstand Seating tickets
  • Photo with the NYRR Night of Champions honoree(s)
  • Opportunity to train with the Run for the Future participants as a “Race Buddy” during the 2016 or 2017 program year, and at race events
  • Recognition at the NYRR Night of Champions, on the NYRR website, in the Annual Update, and verbal and written acknowledgement as a program underwriter

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5K Package – $5,000
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Supports the participation of 50 individuals in NYRR’s Race Free need-based running program for adults.

Funding supports participation for more than 1,000 individuals annually in weekly and NYRR Five-Borough Series races, as well as in the TCS New York City Marathon.

  • 4 Patron tickets with VIP reception and NYRR annual membership for each guest
  • 1 non-complimentary entry to the 2016 or 2017 TCS New York City Marathon and NYRR Virtual Trainer access
  • 4 tickets to the TCS New York City Marathon Eve Dinner
  • 4 Grandstand Seating tickets
  • Recognition at the NYRR Night of Champions, on the NYRR website, in the Annual Update, and verbal and written acknowledgement as a program underwriter

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Limited TCS New York City Marathon Opportunity: Weekend Package – $3,000*
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*Only 25 available

  • 1 Patron ticket for the VIP Reception
  • 1 non-complimentary entry to the 2016 or 2017 TCS New York City Marathon
  • 1 ticket to the TCS New York City Marathon Eve Dinner
  • 1 Grandstand Seating ticket

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Patron Ticket – $1,000
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  • 1 Patron ticket for the VIP Reception
  • 1 ticket to the TCS New York City Marathon Eve Dinner
  • 1 Grandstand Seating ticket

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Supporter Ticket – $300
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  • 1 ticket for the main reception and silent auction

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