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!
Friday, November 4, 2016
VIP Reception, 6:00–7:00 p.m.
Main Reception and Silent Auction, 7:00–9:00 p.m.
TCS New York City Marathon Pavilion
Central Park at West 67th Street
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.