Jamaica Q 5.5K Walk/Run

September 24, 2022

8:30AM Start - Rain or Shine

Jamaica, Queens



Jamaica, Queens is known as a vibrant hub of strength, community and culture. This 5.5K run is designed to promote a meaningful community connection through a day of fitness and physical activity. The course route will promote attention on Downtown Jamaica’s  commercial corridors and highlight historic landmarks throughout the neighborhood. 


This day of celebration will culminate with family activities and music, while creating a positive economic impact with net proceeds being donated to The Y afterschool program at P.S 40 and P.S 48 to help families with school supplies.

Special thanks to New York City Council, Speaker Adrienne Adams and Council Member Natansha Williams for their generous support for this event.


COURSE & PARKING

START: The race will start at York College (Parking Lot of the Performing Arts Center 94-45 Guy R. Brewer Blvd.) and end at Rufus King Park.

PARKING: We encourage participants and attendees to park their cars in Parsons Garage located close to the finish line.  There will be a parking fee.

Parsons Garage
90-15 Parsons Blvd. (Between Jamaica Avenue & 90th Avenue)
Jamaica, NY 11432

Click here for directions

Please be aware that parking is not available at York College due to the street closure.  

COURSE MAP:



AMENITIES

Water Stations, Porta-potties, Finisher Medals
Table Vendors and Family fun activities post-race located at the finish line.


AWARDS

Top 3 M/F: Overall

Top 3 Kids: Under 10

Top 3 Older Adults: 60+

Company Awards: Most participation from a company


REGISTER

  • Your name on your bib three weeks before race day

Uncheck this box to register for the run/walk

Uncheck this box to register for the run/walk


PARTICIPANT INFO


JOIN OR CREATE A TEAM (OPTIONAL)

Form a team with Family, Friends or coworkers! When signing up as a company or organizational team, an award will be given to the company/organization with the most employee participation.

Would you like to join or create a team?


THANK YOU FOR YOUR ADDITIONAL SUPPORT

Net proceeds will be donated to The Y afterschool program at P.S 40 and P.S 48 to help families with school supplies.

Suggested Amounts

READ & INITIAL TO AGREE

Registration fees are used toward race expenses and cannot be returned once you sign up.

ALL FEES ARE NON-REFUNDABLE

Nor are they transferable from year to year. Once you are signed up, race fees are used for race expenses and cannot be returned.

In consideration of accepting this entry, I understand and agree to be legally bound hereby for myself, my heirs, executors, administrators, successors and waive, release and hold harmless GJDC 5.5K Run/Walk, elitefeats inc., and any volunteers and all race sponsors and their agents, employees and representatives for any and all injuries, claims, liabilities and causes of action related to my participation in this event. I attest that I am physically fit and have sufficiently trained for the completion of this event and that my condition has been verified by a licensed medical doctor. I further grant permission to any of the foregoing organizations to take and use photographs, video, and recordings or any other record of this event for any purpose whatsoever.

If signed by a parent, the parent agrees to release and hold the above-named organizations and persons harmless of any claims which may be asserted by or on behalf of the entrant as well.

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