Join us as we continue our cross country series with the NYRR Kurt Steiner Cross Country 5K. Steiner, a beloved race announcer famous for his "If you can hear my voice, you can break…" messages, encouraging countless race finishers to run their hearts out. He was a founding member of NYRR and a competitive runner and race walker. Born in Austria, Steiner was a member of the French Foreign Legion who escaped from enemy captors. Steiner worked tirelessly behind the scenes to help stage the first five-borough New York City Marathon and assisted NYRR with race scoring, race applications, and media activities.