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The Watermelon 5K
July 16, 2022
8:30AM Start
FREE Kiddie Fun Run 8AM

Eisenhower Park FIELD 2
1899 Hempstead Turnpike, East Meadow, NY 11554


Personalized bib with full-color event branding when you sign up 3 weeks in advance.

Watermelon Finisher Medals

Register early to guarantee a shirt:  Late registrant shirts are based on availability so hurry!

Enjoy Watermelon and Goodies from All Round Foods after the race!

No formal bag check. elitefeats cannot take responsibility for any personal belongings but there will be an informal area to leave race belongings in the staging area.

Bathrooms. Public bathrooms located near start & finish.

Hydration on course and provided at finish line.

Virtual option: your items will begin shipping on the same date as the in-person event. You can compete virtually by uploading your time & photos from your run. You can run anywhere, any time!


Top 1 M/F Overall
Top 1 M/F Age Groups: 19 & Under, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70-79, 80-89, 90+


Never Stop Running Foundation is a 501(c)3: Supporting athletic and charitable events as they raise awareness and foster community involvement as well as encouraging and promoting Olympic development for local emerging elite and post-collegiate runners.


This race is a part of the USATF-LI Grand Prix; Long Island's Running Series.
This is a Team Scoring Race!
USATF-LI Grand Prix Calendar / Click Here and Become a USATF Member

Please click HERE to view the course map!

Merrick Lands / Eisenhower Park, East Meadow NY *


Virtual: Your bib will be mailed directly to you beginning the Monday prior. Please allow 3-5 days to receive after signing up late. If you don't get your bib in the mail by race day, please use the live chat at to confirm your shipping address (include an apartment number if applicable)

In-Person: Please see the event staff starting one hour before the event start time.



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