2017 New Balance series: Peter Ciaccia, NYRR President of Events


Peter Ciaccia is the President of Events for the New York Road Runners. Peter lives the sport of running each and every day. He loves the sport and he loves the New York Road Runners. For Peter, who never stops moving, this is his perfect job.

Peter Ciaccia-thumb-500xauto-19453.jpgPeter Ciaccia, photo by PhotoRun.net

Updated February 5, 2017 to include official NB logo and update key points.

Peter Ciaccia is the President of Events for the NYRR. He is also the race director for the TCS NYC Marathon. He follows a distinguished line of race directors, from the late Fred Lebow to the late Allen Steinfeld, to Mary Wittenberg, to Peter Ciaccia. In 2017, the NYC Marathon will have a new official footwear and apparel sponsor, New Balance. This is the first year of a ten year agreement. New Balance will sponsor all races under the NYRR imprimatur. It will also partner in their new NYRR Run Center, which is the exciting location for the club members to meet, train, learn and also visit the NB RunHub, the official store partnership between NYRR and NB. (Updated February 5, 2017)

Peter Ciaccia was kind enough to be interviewed by the Shoe Addicts on the NYRR RunCenter and the NB Run Hub. We spoke about the exciting new facility and the opportunities for the New York Road Runners with their new sponsor, New Balance. We hope that you enjoy it.

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