is the race?
Race day is Saturday September 17th, 2016 at 8:30 am.
The race starts at the Laurel Avenue School
on Laurel Avenue in the village of Northport, NY.
You can register on-line at the Cow Harbor Race website at
www.cowharborrace.com after April 1st. You can also download an application from the site home page. Paper applications will only be available
at the Northport Post Office, libraries and Village Hall. Super Runner Shop will also have a limited quantity. They will not be mailed out. Applications are available by sending a self addressed stamped envelope to:
The Great Cow Harbor 10k Run
P.O. Box 41
Northport, NY 11768
Deadline - Must be postmarked by September 5th, 2016.
confirm my registration?
Written confirmations will not be sent. Upon completion of the on-line
registration process a confirmation number will be given. Check your name by selecting the 'Am I Registered' link on the left or by viewing the list compiled by the official timer, Start to Finish at: www.start2finish.com
Allow 7 days as this process is a weekly download.
On-line entries will close at 9 PM Wednesday September 14th. Entries sent
in by snail mail must be postmarked by September 5th or it will be considered
"late" and the entry fee is $40. There is no registration on
race day. Any paper application received after noon on 9/13 will not
only be placed in the last wave but finishing times will not be recorded.
note that the 10k race will close when 5500 entries are received.
I be assured of running in the same wave as my friends?
When you complete your applications, you should all enter the same unique
predicted finish time such as 45 min 27 sec. Entering just 45 minutes
could split up your group into different waves. You must use the time
of the "slowest" runner.
do I pick up my number and chip?
Due to the staggered start the numbers are not assigned until three days
before the race. We therefore cannot mail the bibs. Number pick up will
be Friday evening September 16th between 6:30 pm and 9:00 pm or race day,
6:45 am to 7:45 am at the Laurel Avenue School. There is no race day
Is there a baggage bus?
There will be a baggage UPS truck parked near the starting line before
the race. The UPS truck will be waiting near the finish line after the
race. The Cow Harbor Race is not responsible for the loss or theft of
personal belongings. We will only accept belongings placed in clear plastic bags.
transportation back to the Northport High School parking lot?
There will be buses at the finish line area that will bring you back to
the parking lot at Northport High School. These buses will keep running
until the awards ceremony has been completed. Buses will run no later
than 12 noon.
I find my photo that was taken during the race?
You can check to see if your photo was processed by visiting www.islandphoto.com
and navigating through the Cow Harbor Race photos.