Exhileration, relief, excitement, adrenalin, achievement, ecstasy, pleasure & pain. Watch the video below and contact us to create your own in 2019!
Watch the video below and feel the goosebumps! One of the closest finishes in NYCM history; the second fastest finish at that time; the first non-American to win the NYCM. Rod Dixon - unparalleled on the US road running circuit; World Half Marathon record holder; Bronze Medallist at the 1500m at the 1972 Olympics; ranked World #1 in the 5,000m in 1975; Bronze in the 1982 World Cross Country.
The most verstatile runner of his era.
Our 6d/5n Packaged includes an exclusive dinner with Rod and a host of other exciting inclusions (further information is in our NYCM brochure). Don't miss out on this once in a lifetime opportunity to see the NYCM through the eyes of a winner when Rod shares his passion for and lifelong involvement in running with you.
Hear Rod talk about his prestigious career and also how he continues to be so inspirational to so many with his commitment to health, vitallity and keeping in good shape as well as his outstanding contribution to the health and fitness of children, through his Kid's Foundation.
"Legend and was so great having him in NYC to support us every step of the way."
"Rod was unbelievable with his inspirational messages and his belief in all of us. What an experience."
"Dinner with Rod was the beginning of an unforgettable experience in New York."
If you are a runner then the TCS New York City Marathon is on your bucket list! One of the six World Marathon Majors, New York is the city of excitement, where the locals line the street in support of runners from around the world. Run the five boroughs of New York from the start on Staten Island, through Brooklyn and Queens, into Manhattan, through the Bronx and onto the finish line in Central Park, where you will be welcomed by the cheering masses!
2019 is your year to run the TCS New York City Marathon and we invite you to travel to New York with the marathon experts. We will be personally hosting this tour and we will bring with us our love of marathon running, our decades of experience in organising marathons (including the Sydney Olympics), our knowledge of everything distance running and our passion for travel.
We have guaranteed race entries to the TCS New York City Marathon available. Entry Only is not available and must be purchased in conjunction with a package inclusive of accommodation and/or flights.
Race packs are collected at the TCS New York City Marathon Health and Fitness Expo.
The TCS New York City Marathon will be held on Thursday, Friday and Saturday.
Thu/Fri: 10:00am - 8:00pm (bib pickup closes 7:00pm)
Sat: 10:00am - 5:00pm
Click on the image below to watch a 3D video that will show you the course for the TCS New York City Marathon. Exceptional!
Aid stations will be located every mile beginning at mile 3. Water will be available at the start and all aid stations; Gatorade will be available at all aid stations, apart from mile 17. A hydration zone is located at mile 17, offereing water, sponges and music. The PowerGel Energy Zone at mile 18 has PowerGels of assorted flavours.
Portabe toilets will be located at every mile, beginning at mile 3.
Included in your package. Family and supporters are able to join the runners and we can assist with your purchase of tickets. Saturday evening, Central Park
Medical staff are in place from start to finish throughout the race course. Health and wellness teams are ready to respond immediately to the medical needs of all runners, spectators, volunteers, and staff.
Transfer to the start line of the TCS New York City Marathon is included in your Guaranteed Entry and Accommodation package.
Your event tshirt is included in your race registrations. All finishers receive a medal on crossing the finish line.
Average temperatures from past New York City Marathons:
The TCS New York City Marathon is organised by the New York Road Runners. Click here to visit their website and read more about their events and activities. The NYRR have a range of merchandise for sale - click here to visit their online store.
Arrive in New York City
Hotel check in
Opening Ceremony - Central Park
8:30am Dash to the Finish Line 5k
Marathon Eve Dinner
6:00am Buses depart to start line
Farewell NYC…. or continue the journey
Opened NOV 2017, experience the new Hilton Garden in. perfectly located in the heart of New York City’s Fashion District.
This stylish hotel provides gues rooms with complimentary WiFi and worksations with ergonomic chairs. take advantage of the complimentary morning coffee and the modern fitness centre. The 24 hour Garden Market has snacks for late night cravings.
Located within walking distance of Times Square, Empire State Building, Madison Square Garden, Jacob Javits Center (NYC Expo location!), Fifth Avenue and Broadway Theatre District.
Travel with us to New York on our fully hosted trip to the marathon that excites New York City! Run through the five boroughs to the cheers of more than a million locals.
As an Official International Travel Partner of the TCS New York City Marathon we can guarantee your entry and ensure you run the time of your life in New York with RunFun Travel.
Our travel package is inclusive of: