Spend the morning jumping off a ferry boat and circling a piece of Manhattan at this challenging 2-Miler around the birthplace of New York City, with great views of Lower Manhattan, Jersey City, Staten Island, Brooklyn, and, of course, Governors Island itself.
Ferry information for spectators can be found in the Race Day Info section on the Schedule tab.
Departure Times from Manhattan (with comments)
7:30 AM (Arrives at 7:50 am on Governors Island — in time for spectators to see the start of the race.)
8:15 AM (Arrives at 8:35 am on Governors Island. Spectators on this ferry may miss the race start.)
9:00 AM (Arrives at 9:20 am on Governors Island. Spectators taking this ferry will miss the race start.)