TCS New York City Marathon

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Event Information

RACE DATE:  Sunday, November 3, 2024

RACE TIME:  There are four wave starts for runners, preceded by professional wheelchair athletes, hand-cycles, and professional elite runners.  Wave times will be available closer to the race date.

MINIMUM PACE/CUT-OFF TIME POLICY: Please visit the NYRR Frequently Asked Questions page for more information. 

ORGANIZER: The New York Road Runners (NYRR) is the organizer of the TCS New York City Marathon.  For additional details on this event please click here

CHARITABLE OBJECTIVE: The Official Charity Partners of the 2024 TCS New York City Marathon will be added to the TCS New York City Marathon website when available. 

COURSE: The TCS New York City Marathon is a 26.2-mile block party through the world's most diverse city.  It goes through the five boroughs of New York City: Brooklyn, Queens, Manhattan, The Bronx, and Staten Island.   

CHECKED BAG OR POST-RACE PONCHO:  Please visit the NYRR Frequently Asked Questions page for more information. 

TEMPERATURE: New York City’s average temperature for early November is a low of 42 and a high of 57.  Be sure to check the weather forecast before packing to make sure you are prepared.  

GUARANTEED ENTRY PROCEDURE: Entry can only be confirmed when you purchase the VIP Package.  There is a limit of two (2) entries per hotel room.  Entries are limited and will be confirmed on a first-serve basis.  Once your entry is confirmed with Marathon Tours & Travel, further instructions will be provided regarding your race entry.  All runners must complete the online TCS New York City Marathon Waiver in order to participate.  

ELIGIBILITY: Marathon Tours & Travel, an authorized tour operator, is required to offer travel arrangements in conjunction with guaranteed race entry. All runners must be a Seven Continents Club®️ (SCC) member; and must be 18 years or older on race day to be eligible for our guaranteed entries.

COURSE TIME LIMIT: In the interest of safety, and to allow streets and park drives to reopen as scheduled, the race course will remain open to all participants who are able to maintain a 13:45 per-mile pace (based on the time when the last runner crosses the start line).  

WAIVER: Every runner must sign the online NYRR Waiver.  A link will be sent to all registered runners with a guaranteed entry from Marathon Tours & Travel. 

NUMBER PICKUP: You must visit the Health & Wellness Expo to pick up your bib.  Details will be posted when available.  Visit the NYRR Frequently Asked Questions page for more information. 

DIFFICULTY: Moderate – rolling hills with potential strong head wind