The Self-Transcendence Marathon

25 August, 2015
Rockland Lake State Park, Congers New York

A flat, fast, and scenic certified 2.9 mile loop. All laps are scored.

About the event

Welcome to the Fourteenth Annual Self-Transcendence Marathon (certification code: NY11051JG) which is run around  Rockland Lake in Congers, New York - less than 30 minutes from New York City. The course is a fast, and flat 2.9 mile loop. Join us for a marathon you'll love to run! Sponsored by the Sri Chinmoy Marathon Team in conjunction with the New York State Parks System.


26.2 miles
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Start time

  • 7.00am


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Award categories

  • Male and Female
  • Top 7 Open
  • Top 3: 50-59
  • Top 2: 60-69
  • First: 70 and over

Directions & Accommodation

From New York City via NY State Thruway (Rt I-87): Take I- 87 over Tappan Zee Bridge: Take exit 11.   Go to traffic light and make a left onto Route 9W north.   The park is 2.25 miles on right. Follow signs to Start/Finish area.

From Northern New Jersey and points south of NYC: Head towards George Washington Bridge. Take Palisades Interstate Parkway North to Exit 4. Take a right onto 9W north.   Follow approximately 12 miles to Park.

From Southeast and Southern New Jersey: Take Garden State Parkway north to NY State Thruway south to Exit 11. Make a left onto Rt. 59 east. Make a left at next light onto Rt. 9W north.   Park is 2.25 miles on right.

Click here for yahoo map to Rockland Lake area.

Super 8 Motel
(845) 353-3880
47 Route 59
Nyack, NY 10960

Best Western Nyack on Hudson
(845) 358-8100
40 Route 59
Nyack, NY 10960

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