New York Road Runners

It is our start point and our end point. It's the direct route to helping the global community, bettering lives, and fueling positive change. We build communities and have a whole lot of fun doing it. We are inspired by our community, motivated by our competitors, and pushed to great heights by our runners and partners.

The 2019 United Airlines NYC Half will take runners from around the city and the globe on a 13.1-mile tour of NYC. Led by a talent-packed roster of American and international elites, runners will stop traffic in the Big Apple this March!

The United Airlines NYC Half is a part of the NYRR Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City.

United Airlines NYC Half-Marathon

March

United Airlines NYC Half-Marathon

Calling all youth cross-country fans! Ever find yourself searching for a fun cross-country event during the spring? Look no further! Join us in the Bronx at Van Cortlandt Park for fitness activities and a spring cross-country run. This event is open to all stages and ability levels, so bring the whole family out to have some fun and to get moving!

Rising NY Road Runners Van Cortlandt Park Stages 1,2 & 3

April

Rising NY Road Runners Van Cortlandt Park Stages 1,2 & 3

Join Team Boomer for the ninth-annual Run to Breathe and help them win the fight against cystic fibrosis, a genetic disease that attacks the lungs. Team Boomer works to encourage people with cystic fibrosis to live active, healthy lifestyles, and welcomes any athlete to join the team to raise funds and awareness for the cause.

In 1993, former NFL quarterback Boomer Esiason learned that his son Gunnar was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF). Never ones to back down from a fight, he and his wife Cheryl founded the Boomer Esiason Foundation (BEF) and decided right then and there to fight to find a cure for CF. Boomers Cystic Fibrosis Run to Breathe (4M) brought to you by UnitedHealthcare helps support BEFs fundraising and awareness efforts.

One dollar from each race entry will benefit the Boomer Esiason Foundation. Runners can also make an additional donation during registration or by visiting the Boomer Esiason Foundation web site. Registered runners can also support the Boomer Esiason Foundation by joining Team Boomer. Check back soon for more details on how to sign up. As a member of Team Boomer, you will receive benefits such as an official Team Boomer uniform and a personalized fundraising page.

Boomer's Cystic Fibrosis Run to Breathe 4M Brought

April

Boomer's Cystic Fibrosis Run to Breathe 4M Brought

Grab your colleagues or friends, and together conquer the 26.2. Run one mile, four, or more - to help your team reach 26.2 miles as a group. As in the past three years we are expecting more than 100 corporate, club, and family teams.

The event will take place at the historic Armory in Manhattan's Washington Heights, April 12-14, 2019. The Armory is home to the New Balance Track and Field center, one of the finest indoor track & field facilities in the world within the walls of a historic New York City landmark. Remarkably, in each of its first three years individual men's and women's world records were set at The Armory NYC Marathon. Come watch history be made again.

Columbia & NY Presbyterian indoor marathon

April

Columbia & NY Presbyterian indoor marathon

The 16th annual SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon brings together thousands of women of all ages and backgrounds for a day of fun, fitness, and camaraderie in NYC. Whether you're coming from across the country or from around the corner, join SHAPE and New York Road Runners in Central Park for an unforgettable race.

SHAPE Women’s Half-Marathon

April

SHAPE Women’s Half-Marathon

Join us on Randalls Island at Icahn Stadium, home of some of New York City's premier running events, for track and field action! Well have fun games, activities, and running events that your kids will love. This event is open to Stage 1 and 2 participants (ages 2-18) and is a perfect way to introduce boys and girls to the world of track and field.

Check back closer to event day for the schedule of events and the map of the event area

Rising NY Road Runners Jamboree (Stage 1 &2)

April

Rising NY Road Runners Jamboree (Stage 1 &2)

More than 60% of people diagnosed with lung cancer have either never smoked or have quit smoking. Join thousands of others this year and run as one to raise money to support lung cancer research and awareness.

This four-mile race raises funding and awareness in the fight against lung cancer and honors former Chase Manhattan Bank chairman Tom Labrecque, a lifelong never-smoker who died from lung cancer at age 62. A 1.4-mile Health Walk accompanies this event.

Run as One 4M

April

Run as One 4M

Join NYRR and the Embassy of the United Arab Emirates to celebrate the 15th annual UAE Healthy Kidney 10K. The event offers something for everyonethrilling performances in Central Park from some of the world's top athletes, a fast course for runners chasing PRs, a great cause to inspire everyone, finisher medals, excellent giveaways, including a technical shirt for every registered entrant, and a fantastic prize drawing.

UAE Healthy Kidney 10K

April

UAE Healthy Kidney 10K

New York Road Runners is expanding into New Jersey! As part of that effort, we will host open runs and free youth programs throughout the year. In addition, were launching the NYRR Newport Fiesta 5K which offers a unique race with an expansive course through downtown Jersey City. Festivities will be held throughout the dayincluding a Rising New York Road Runners event with free, shorter-distance races for younger athletesand will culminate with a post-race festival as the sun sets.

NYRR Newport Fiesta 5K (& RNYRR Stages 1,2,3)

May

NYRR Newport Fiesta 5K (& RNYRR Stages 1,2,3)

Celebrate traditional and contemporary Japanese culture at this four-mile race in Central Park, now in its 13th year. The race and accompanying Rising New York Road Runners event are part of Japan Day @ Central Park, which starts immediately after the Japan Run and features a variety of Japanese food, activities, and stage performances over the course of the day.

Japan Run - 4M (& RNYRR Stage 1)

May

Japan Run - 4M (& RNYRR Stage 1)

The Popular Brooklyn Half, the largest half-marathon in the country, is an iconic 13.1-mile journey through the amazing borough of Brooklyn. The race starts near the Brooklyn Museum and ends at a finish line on the Coney Island boardwalk.

The Popular Brooklyn Half is part of NYRR's Five-Borough Series: Run New York. Five Boroughs. One City.

Kids are invited to conquer the Coney Island boardwalk on May 18 with Rising New York Road Runners at the Popular Brooklyn Half. This one-of-a-kind event takes place in the heart of Coney Island and is open to Stage 2 and 3 participants. The event will feature an unforgettable one-mile run on the boardwalk that starts and finishes at the Popular Brooklyn Half finish line.

Popular Brooklyn Half (& RNYRR Stages 2,3)

May

Popular Brooklyn Half (& RNYRR Stages 2,3)

Experience Italy and celebrate the Festa della Repubblica in Central Park at the Italy Run by Nutella Cafe. This event will bring a touch of green, white, and red to the heart of New York City. You will also discover some of Italy's newest innovations.

Bring your friends and family to join NYRR and Nutella Cafe as we experience some of the best innovations and tastiest treats.

Nutella Cafe New York officially opened on November 14, 2018. The revolutionary eatery brought the ultimate Nutella experience across the ocean. For the first time, fans could step into the world of Nutella and experience the special moments, one-of-a-kind recipes, and collectible merchandise only found at the Nutella Cafe. On June 2, the experience comes to Central Park with this five-miler followed by a post-race festival.

Italy Run by Nutella Cafe 5M (& RNYRR Stages 1)

June

Italy Run by Nutella Cafe 5M (& RNYRR Stages 1)

Join us for the NYRR New York Mini 10K, a race just for women! As the worlds original women-only road race founded in 1972 and named for the miniskirt, it empowers women of all ages and fitness levels to come together, be active and accomplish a running milestone alongside some of the greatest runners in the world. Every woman who registers for the race will receive a special performance tank top at bib pickup, and every finisher will receive a medal. Together, we run.

NYRR New York Mini 10K (& RNYRR Stages 2,3)

June

NYRR New York Mini 10K (& RNYRR Stages 2,3)

Meet us at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island to take on the competition on the super-fast, state-of-the-art 400-meter Mondo track. Bring your friends and family to enjoy professional stadium seating and fantastic views of Manhattan as they watch you race.

Compete in any or all of the night's events to test your speed. Do your favorite event, and then try something newall for one flat $15 fee. This is your time to shine under the bright stadium lights, as you sprint to a PR or race in a relay with your friends; it'll feel like the good old days of high school or college track and field meets all over again.

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #1

June

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #1

The third race in the 2019 NYRR Five-Borough Series brings runners to beautiful Flushing Meadows Corona Park for a flat, fast 10K with an early-summer date! Runners kicking off their training for the TCS New York City Marathon or any fall marathon will love this event. Flushing Meadows Corona Park is easily reached by public transportation, and it's a great place to spend the day. All entrants will receive a souvenir and all finishers will receive a medal.

NYRR Queens 10K (& RNYRR Stage 1)

June

NYRR Queens 10K (& RNYRR Stage 1)

Join NYRR and Achilles International for a four-mile race and one-mile walk through Central Park celebrating the spirit that brings together athletes with disabilities and able-bodied athletes. Achilles International was established in 1983 with a mission to enable people with all types of disabilities to participate in mainstream running events in order to promote personal achievement.

Achilles Hope & Possibility 4M

June

Achilles Hope & Possibility 4M

Meet us at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island to take on the competition on the super-fast, state-of-the-art 400-meter Mondo track. Bring your friends and family to enjoy professional stadium seating and fantastic views of Manhattan as they watch you race.

Compete in any or all of the night's events to test your speed. Do your favorite event, and then try something newall for one flat $15 fee. This is your time to shine under the bright stadium lights, as you sprint to a PR or race in a relay with your friends; it'll feel like the good old days of high school or college track and field meets all over again.

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #2

June

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #2

This year marks the 38th running of this alliance between New York Road Runners and Front Runners New York, a competitive and social club for LGBT runners, multi-sport athletes and their allies.


In 2019, NYC Pride welcomes WorldPride as we mark the 50th Anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising and a half-century of LGBTQIA+ liberation. To celebrate the community, weve raised the race cap so that more than 11,000 runners have the chance to be a part of this milestone celebration and an official event of NYC Pride Weekend.

Each year, Front Runners New York selects an LGBT-related nonprofit organization to receive a donation. We are proud to announce that this year's beneficiary is
The Center (The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center). Located in the West Village, The Center empowers people to lead healthy, successful lives, celebrates diversity and advocates for justice and opportunity. The Center fosters a welcoming environment where everyone is celebrated for who they are. They offer the LGBTQ communities of NYC advocacy, health and wellness programs; arts, entertainment, and cultural events; recovery, parenthood and family support services.

Front Runners New York LGBT Pride Run

June

Front Runners New York LGBT Pride Run

Meet us at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island to take on the competition on the super-fast, state-of-the-art 400-meter Mondo track. Bring your friends and family to enjoy professional stadium seating and fantastic views of Manhattan as they watch you race.

Compete in any or all of the night's events to test your speed. Do your favorite event, and then try something newall for one flat $15 fee. This is your time to shine under the bright stadium lights, as you sprint to a PR or race in a relay with your friends; it'll feel like the good old days of high school or college track and field meets all over again.

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #3

July

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #3

Don your favorite old-school running gear and take a walkno, a rundown Memory Lane at the NYRR Retro 4-Miler. This is a throwback-themed race in the perfect spotCentral Parkwhere many iconic moments in running have occurred!


Be on the lookout for our vintage lead car, old-school running gear, and other surprises. In the spirit of historical races, the course wont feature clocks at each mile; instead, staff will call out splits just like back in the day!


Arrive early on race day for some throwback stretches and calisthenics. There will also be a post-race festival. Check back closer to race week for location.


Whether this is your first race or your 500th, come out for an unforgettable day of running.

NYRR Retro 4-Miler

July

NYRR Retro 4-Miler

Hey Brooklyn, R-U-N? This July, challenge your friends to take part in our version of a summer evening happy hour a 3.1 mile loop in Prospect Park.

NYRR Brooklyn R-U-N 5K

July

NYRR Brooklyn R-U-N 5K

Gearing up for the largest marathon in the world? Join us for the TCS New York City Marathon Training Series, a three-race series to prepare you for 26.2 on November 3. The series is designed to support your training plan and kicks off with this 10-miler in July. Finishers will also receive 9+1 credit for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon.

TCS New York City Marathon Training Series - 10M

July

TCS New York City Marathon Training Series - 10M

Meet us at Icahn Stadium on Randall's Island to take on the competition on the super-fast, state-of-the-art 400-meter Mondo track. Bring your friends and family to enjoy professional stadium seating and fantastic views of Manhattan as they watch you race.

Compete in any or all of the night's events to test your speed. Do your favorite event, and then try something newall for one flat $15 fee. This is your time to shine under the bright stadium lights, as you sprint to a PR or race in a relay with your friends; it'll feel like the good old days of high school or college track and field meets all over again.

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #4

July

NYRR Tuesday Night Speedy Series #4

Who has the fastest team in town? The city's top running squads race for bragging rights in this teams-only five-miler.

This race is open only to members of established, NYRR-recognized teams (see requirements for entry below). Men and women race in separate events, with the women's race taking place before the men's race.

NYRR Team Championships

July

NYRR Team Championships

The journey to the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon continues! The second race of the TCS New York City Marathon Training Series, this 12-miler will support your training plan. Plus, finishers will also receive 9+1 credit for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon.

TCS New York City Marathon Training Series - 12M

August

TCS New York City Marathon Training Series - 12M

This 5K race honors the late Percy Sutton, who as Manhattan borough president in the 1970s championed the New York City Marathon as a five-borough event and remained a supporter of NYRR and running throughout his life; he passed away in 2009. The run celebrates historic Harlem and is part of HARLEM WEEK, one of the northeast area's largest cultural celebrations.

Percy Sutton Harlem 5K & Walk

August

Percy Sutton Harlem 5K & Walk

The 2019 TCS New York City Marathon is within reach! This 18-miler is the third and final race of TCS New York City Marathon Training Series, a set of races designed support your training plan. All finishers will receive 9+1 credit for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon.

TCS New York City Marathon Training Series - 18M

September

TCS New York City Marathon Training Series - 18M

Boogie down in the Bronx with a 10-mile race through this vibrant New York City borough. With title sponsor New Balance back again this year, the New Balance Bronx 10 Mile promises to be an even bigger and better event for all runners, their friends, and their family.

New Balance Bronx 10 Mile

September

New Balance Bronx 10 Mile

The NYRR Five-Borough Series will once again finish with the NYRR Staten Island Half, a race dedicated to making a positive impact on the borough that hosts the start of the TCS New York City Marathon. Scheduled just three weeks before the TCS New York City Marathon, the NYRR Staten Island Half is a perfect tune-up for NYRRs flagship event and features fabulous views of New York Harbor and the Verrazzano-Narrows Bridge.

NYRR Staten Island Half

October

NYRR Staten Island Half

At the Abbott Dash to the Finish Line 5K, youll be a part of the world-famous TCS New York City Marathon. Runners will zip through the streets of Manhattan, and finish at the famed Marathon finish line in Central Parkwithout running 26.2 miles!

Abbott Dash to the Finish Line 5K

November

Abbott Dash to the Finish Line 5K

Crossing the TCS New York City Marathon finish line in Central Park is one of the thrills of a lifetime! Check out what you need to know to have a safe and seamless experience. The New York City Marathon has grown from a Central Park race with 55 finishers tothe world's biggest and most popular marathon, with more than 50,000 finishers in 2017.

TCS New York City Marathon

November

TCS New York City Marathon

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