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Cypress Hills Cemetery

833 Jamaica Avenue

Brooklyn, NY 11208

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Join us for the Seventh Annual Cypress Hills Cemetery 5k Run Through History in Honor of fallen NYPD Detective, Peter Figoski on Sunday, June 23, 2019.


Race Beneficiaries:
St. Mary's Healthcare System for Children
PBA Widow’s and Children’s Fund

To donate to our beneficaries, please use this link.

If you are interested in sponsorship donations, please email us or use this link for more information.


T-Shirts to the First 250 Registrants!

Race Start Time: 9 am

Race Day Registration and Bib Pick Up: 7:15 am to 8:45 am

Online Pre Race Entry Fee: $35 (plus a $4.01 processing fee)
Race Day Registration Fee: $40

For 2019, we added a kids fun run to our agenda! Registration is free. Kids of all ages are welcome to participate! Remember at checkout to register for the kids run!

Our challenging and unique 5k course takes you throughout the roads of our 171 year old cemetery past the final resting places of some of history’s most notable figures such as:

-Jackie Robinson (First man to break Major League Baseball's color barrier)

-Mae West (Brooklyn born, Vaudeville performer and movie star of the 1920's and 1930's)

-Peter Luger (Famous restaurateur/steak house owner)

-Ignacy Paderewski (Polish pianist and composer)

-Charlotte Ray (First African American female attorney in the U.S)

-Eubie Blake (Jazz composer and musician)

-“Gentleman” Jim Corbett (American Professional Boxer and World Heavyweight Champion)

-Piet Mondrian (20th Century Dutch Painter)

-Hiram Cronk (Last surviving member of the War of 1812)


Remember to follow us on Facebook and use our official hashtags:

#cypresshills5K

#cypresshillsnypd5K


For more information on Cypress Hills Cemetery, please visit their website at www.cypresshillscemetery.org or call 718-277-2900.

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