The ING New York City Marathon Tune-Up in Central Park provides 18 miles of motivation and camaraderie to carry the runners through the challenging preparation phase. This is a scored race that counts toward the nine races NYRR members need to be eligible for guaranteed entry to the ING New York City Marathon. The organizers of the event, New York Road Runners is committed to bringing the world’s best runners to New York.
Event TypeOther (18km)
Men: 7:00 a.m
Women: 7:00 a.m
The entry fees is $18 if you register earliest . To participate in ING New York City Marathon Tune-Up you can register in the official website.
Course / Route Map
The course starts on Central Park’s East Drive at 102nd Street and heads north. The runners complete three counterclockwise loops of the park. On the third and final lap, they turn left/west onto the 102nd Street Transverse to the finish just west of East Drive.
Race Profile / Elevation Map
Time Limits & Cutoffs
- The course time limit is 4.5 hours.
- Your official (net) finish time is recorded by the ChronoTrack timing system
Prize Money & Awards
The top three overall male and female finishers will receive awards.
T-Shirts, Medals, Certificates
Water Stops & Refreshments
Expected Race Day Weather
Wind Speed: 5mph