Saturday, May 4th Marks 35th Anniversary of Bronx Community College’s Annual Hall of Fame 10 k and 5k Runs and 2 mile Fitness Walk

Family Event Welcomes All to Run the Bronx

April 17, 2013, Bronx New York—Run the Bronx, Bronx Community College’s Annual Hall of Fame Run and Walk takes place Saturday, May 4th. The official start time is 10 a.m., and the event begins and ends on the historic landmark campus of Bronx Community College, located at 2155 University Avenue, near 181 Street in the Bronx.

Started 35 years ago by then BCC President Roscoe C. Brown, the 10k, 5k and 2 mile fitness walk has been a proud Bronx tradition, drawing fitness buffs of all ages to this annual spring ritual celebrating healthy living.

This year’s run, chaired by Joe Kelleher, Chairman of the Bronx Chamber of Commerce, is partnered with United States Track and Field, the governing body of the US Olympics track & field teams.

Registration fees are as follows:

  • Through April 26th, pre-registration is $15 for the general public and $5.00 for elementary, intermediate and high school students
  • Registration for BCC students with a valid college ID is $7.
  • Day-of-the-event registration is $30.

A portion of all proceeds will benefit the Steuerman Scholarship Fund and The David Hernandez Memorial Scholarship.


To register call the 10k hot line at 718-289-5877 or go to run.