NYC Sporting Events This Month - April 2018April 14, 2018 - by CG Directory Editor
Photo: Joseph O'Connell/Flickr
Sometimes you just want to get out in the stands and cheer on your team. In New York City, you can do that! No matter what your preferred sport is (basketball, hockey, baseball, etc.), the City Guide calendar is filling in all the blanks. Don't miss a game this season, from college to the minor leagues all the way up to the pros.
Shape Women's Half-Marathon - Central Park
April 15, 2018 - New York
The 15th annual SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon brings together thousands of women of all ages and backgrounds for a day of fun, fitness, and camaraderie in NYC. Whether you're coming from across the country or from around the corner, join SHAPE and New York Road Runners in Central Park on Sunday, April 15, for an unforgettable race.
The Real Deal Boxing Showcase Series III - Kings Theatre
April 21, 2018 - Brooklyn
Boxing legend Evander Holyfield's Real Deal Sports & Entertainment is proud to present its' Real Deal Showcase Series III, his second of four boxing events live from Kings Theatre. The event will feature some of the best local up-and-coming talent participating in competitive and entertaining fights. The events are meant to provide an opportunity for local boxers to be able to fight consistently in front of their fans in their hometown, which has been a rarity on a grass-roots level since state-implemented policies have drastically raised the cost of promoting events
Run as One (4M) Presented by JPMorgan Chase - Central Park
April 22, 2018 - Manhattan
This four-mile race raises funding and awareness in the fight against lung cancer and honors former Chase Manhattan Bank chairman Tom Labrecque, a lifelong never-smoker who died from lung cancer at age 62. More than 60% of people diagnosed with lung cancer have either never smoked or have quit smoking. Join thousands of others this year and “run as one” to raise money to support lung cancer research and awareness.
5K Run/Walk & Community Day - 9/11 Memorial & Museum
April 22, 2018 - Financial District
The sixth annual 9/11 Memorial & Museum 5K Run/Walk and Community Day will take place on Sunday, April 22, 2018. The route begins in lower Manhattan and takes participants through scenic Battery Park City with iconic views of One World Trade and the Statue of Liberty. The 5K Run/Walk finishes adjacent to the Memorial Plaza where Community Day takes place. The activities and all-ages entertainment will be free and open to the public.
UAE Healthy Kidney 10K - Central Park
April 29, 2018 - Manhattan
Join NYRR and the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates to celebrate the 14th annual UAE Healthy Kidney 10K. The event offers something for everyone—thrilling performances in Central Park from some of the world's top athletes, a fast course for runners chasing PRs, a great cause to inspire everyone, finisher medals, excellent giveaways, including a technical shirt for every registered entrant, and fantastic raffle prizes.