Front Runners NY T&F Meet Race Report – Elisabeth R

Race: Front Runners New York Indoor Track & Field Meet

Runner: Elisabeth R

Race Date: 03/26/2023

Location: The Armory Track

Results: 3:17.18 (800m)

3 Bests – What aspects of the race did you like the most?

  1. I loved running in The Armory!
  2. I liked the comraderie between runners – telling each other “good luck” and chatting through tips on running the bank track.
  3. I PR’d!

Highlights of your race – What did you do well and enjoy about your race in particular?

I paced the race well and felt like training had prepared me. Thanks, Coach Sam!

Lessons for others – Share your pro-tips on the race to help the next runner

Warming up on the 2nd floor is really helpful.

Organized and well run – Did it feel like a well-oiled machine or were they flying by the seat of their pants?

Yes! Front Runners New York and the folks at the Armory were all very friendly and supportive.

Competition – Is there a strong field?

The heats were created well so I got to race folks at a similar pace. It helped push me when I needed an extra push!

Logistics – Does it require a special handshake, registration a year in advance, hotels all booked? Give us the low down on the nuts and bolts of making the race happen.

Nope! Just sign up on the Front Runners New York website.

Gear – Did you need anything special or is there anything you’d recommend for the next runner?

Check The Armory’s rules on spikes first.

Spectators – Is this a friendly course for your friends?


The Overall Score – How many stars do you give this race and do you recommend that others run it?

5/5 – definitely recommend!