Run for Your Life 2021

September 18, 2021 @ 8:00AM — 12:00PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)

5K Run & Recovery Walk

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Join us to celebrate Recovery Month!

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Please join Odyssey House in commemorating Recovery Month at the 16th Annual Run for Your Life! Enjoy the natural splendor of Randall’s Island Park on a 5K course featuring urban gardens and waterfront views. This family-friendly event also includes children’s games and face painting, Zumba, health and wellness booths, and refreshments.


Registration – 8 am
Children’s Races – 9:30 am
Recovery Walk – 10 am
5K Run – 10:30 am


Participate in the Event: Individuals can participate by walking or running the course. Or form a team of friends, family or co-workers to join in on the fun. Ask your employer to sponsor a company team!

Run/walk in our Virtual Race: Not in the NYC area? No problem! Register for our virtual race and participate from anywhere, at any time in September. We’ll even mail you a t-shirt and medal for your participation!

Corporate Sponsorship: Download the Run for Your Life sponsorship packet or contact Carolyn Abrams at cabrams (at)

Silent Auction: Bid on one of the great items in our silent auction. Make your way to the sponsor tent on race day to place your bid. Bidding closes at 11:15 am.

Raise Funds: Whether you walk, run, volunteer or just watch, we encourage everyone to raise funds. All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent of the law. Download the pledge form or create your own FREE fundraising page.