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City Running Tours

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Address: 1411 Broadway, New York City, NY 10018
Phone Number: 877.415.0058
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Description: City Running Tours is a team of running enthusiasts that provides an...
City Running Tours is a team of running enthusiasts that provides an opportunity to experience a city in an exciting way. We connect with like minded people from all over the world because of our passion for running as well as the city we call home. Through this reward, we are able to showcase the history and culture of a city while promoting a healthy lifestyle, instilling self confidence and making people feel like themselves. Ideal for the business traveler who is tired of the hotel treadmill, the marathon runner who is training for a race, or the recreational runner who wants to explore new and interesting routes, City Running Tours offers both guided group and personalized runs to accommodate any athletic ability, style, training regimen or specific landmarks. These runs are personal so it will be the running guide along with the registered clients. We can go further than a walking tour, as far as a bus tour and on the roads that most buses and segways are unable to.At City Running Tours our goal is to shape each tour based on our client's needs both as a runner and a tourist and because of this, they love the intimacy, breadth of knowledge, and the unique and local perspective that our running tours offer. Our clients experience a city at street level through the eyes and legs of someone who works, plays and runs in that city. Share your love of running with us as we share our city with you!
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Great way to see New York

We did the Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park and Village running tours and had a great time. Our tour guides were excellent and pointed out many interesting sights. The tours... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2015
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Dulles, Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2015 NEW

We did the Brooklyn Bridge, Central Park and Village running tours and had a great time. Our tour guides were excellent and pointed out many interesting sights. The tours started at 7 am which allows you to avoid the crowds. I highly recommend it.

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Frankfurt, Germany
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2015 NEW

Highly recommended! We had a great time on our Brooklyn Bridge running tour! Brett was an excellent guide, providing us with lots of information, taking photos and even carrying a bottle of water for each of us - and most importantly, spreading a cheerful mood - which made this tour a truely wonderful experience! Thank you!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2015

I ran with a guide from City running tours on the 18th of august. I was the only runner that day so I had the privilege of a solo tour. We ran in my own pace for about 8km around Time Square while all the way things were explained. I saw some views of the city that I did not... More 

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macau
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

We did a 12 mile tour and it was absolutely fabulous! We were lucky enough to have Coleman as our guide and he could not have been better - he was very interesting, knew a lot about the city and made it a vey fun, relaxed experience. He ran at our pace and we had lots of opportunities for photos.... More 

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Richmond, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2015

We did the running tour that started at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge (Manhattan side) and was called the Brooklyn Bridge running tour. While we could have just done this by ourselves, running with Brett and Sara really added to the experience. Brett was an excellent guide and had an amazing amount of information he could share with us... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

I'm currently training for a half marathon, so I did a 7 mile tour tonight around NYC with the coolest guide, Brett, tonight. He was super friendly and very knowledgeable about the city, and taught me so much about this gorgeous city as we did our run. It was like the best history and PE lesson rolled into one! Plus,... More 

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Burlington, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2015

My three sisters and I visited New York and thought this would be a great way to explore some of the city. We chose the West Village tour but couldn't do it on the Wednesday when they normally do it, but were given an option to do it on Thursday. We were so impressed and would do this again in... More 

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Pleasanton, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I ran two runs with my guide, Coleman, during my stay in NYC. It was my first time doing anything like this while on vacation. I am in training for a marathon and wanted a fun, purposeful way to get in my miles while away. Both my runs were fantastic. They were well thought out routes that held my interest... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

Went on the Rockaway Brewery Running Tour and would absolutely recommend it to locals and tourists alike! I've been a resident of NYC for 5+ years so was excited to experience something new. I was surprised to learn quite a few things I didn't know about my own neighborhood. I even had some great conversation with some of the other... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015

I booked a personalized running tour with City Running Tours for when I went to New York City. Words can't describe how unbelievable my experience was. I specified my distance in advance and included sights I wanted to make sure we hit along the route. The distance was exactly, 100% on point and everything I wanted to see was covered!... More 

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