Couch to 2 Mile Group Run
Monday, August 11, 2014
8:00 a.m.–9:00 a.m.
This event repeats every week on Monday between 7/21/2014 and 8/25/2014.
Please note: This event has already taken place. Please use the Search options on the right to find upcoming events.
Brooklyn Recreation wants to get you running! Whether you're a beginner or training for long distance races, this free, weekly program taught by a qualified instructor will boost your endurance and get you in shape.
Runners will meet in front of the Sunset Park Recreation Center and do a two mile run with instructor Shakeem Snipe in leafy Sunset Park. Bring a water bottle to stay hydrated. This program welcomes adults 18 and up.
Please RSVP at sunsetgrouprun.eventbrite.com to get started.
Directions to Sunset Park
Know Before You Go
There are currently 2 service interruptions affecting access within this park.
The bathhouse located at 7th Avenue between 41st and 44th Streets in Sunset Park will be under construction to create an attractive, historically appropriate and accessible spray shower in the footprint of the existing wading pool. The new spray shower will feature vertical water spray elements of varying heights, a central waterfall, ground sprays for toddlers, touch activated bollards, stainless steel play drums, bench seating and decorative pavements. New trees, ornamental plantings, fencing and a drinking fountain will also be included.
Anticipated Completion: Summer 2014
Sunset Park Recreation Center
There are reduced hours at NYC Parks' Recreation Centers over the holidays. On Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve, Recreation Centers open at the normal time, but close at 5 p.m. On Christmas Day and New Year's Day, Recreation Centers are closed. For more information, please visit the holiday schedule link featured on each Recreation Center's homepage under "Holidays".
Anticipated Completion: 01/01/2015
Sunset Park Weather
- Parks Celebrates $4.4 Million Renovation To Sunset Park Field
- Spotlight On Sunset Park Afterschool
- Love Blooms In New York City’s Parks
- Basketball Courts
- Dog-friendly Areas
- Handball Courts
- Outdoor Pools
- Recreation Centers
- Spray Showers
Know when to go:
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