As part of the New York Road Runners’ Five-Borough Series, the Staten Island Half Marathon took place on Sunday in New York City. The course ran along the Upper New York Bay along the island’s eastern coastline, finishing at home plate of Richmond County Bank Ballpark, home of the Staten Island Yankees, with the skyline of Manhattan off in the distance.
Ayele Megersa Feisa won the men’s race in 1:05:46, while Fiona Bayly took the women’s race in 1:22:53. A total of 8,586 runners finished.
The Staten Island Half was the finale of the Five-Borough Series, which also included the NYC Half, the Brooklyn Half, the Queens 10K and the Bronx 10-Mile. Here are photos from Sunday’s race, courtesy of NYRR.