TCS New York City Marathon Training Series 15M


The journey to the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon continues! The second race of new TCS New York City Marathon Training Series, this 15-miler will support your training plan. Plus, you’ll walk away with an amazing hat as your race premium. Finishers will also receive 9+1 credit for the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon.

Event hashtag: #TCSNYCMarathonTraining—use it in your public tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!

Live Results

Live unofficial results are available during the race at and in the NYRR app. Features include leaderboards, map tracking, and an individual runner search that can be shared on Facebook and Twitter. Tell your friends and family to follow your progress, and get unofficial results right after the race!

Why Race with New York Road Runners?

A portion of this event's proceeds supports NYRR’s mission to help and inspire people through running, and benefits NYRR’s youth and community programs.

Course Info

Miles 1, 6, 11: Start on East Drive near 102nd Street and head north around the northern end of the park and the challenging Harlem Hills.

Miles 2, 7, 12: Continue south on West Drive through a series of rolling hills, with the Reservoir on your left.

Miles 3, 8, 13: Continue through a downhill and flat mile and make the left hand turn onto the 72nd Street Transverse.

Miles 4, 9, 14: Continue east on the 72nd Street Transverse and turn left onto East Drive and then ascend Cat Hill (74th Street to 78th Street) to a flat section of East Drive.

Miles 5, 10, 15: Continue along the flat section as you pass the Fred Lebow statue at Engineer's Gate (90th Street), followed by a slight downhill,
then another flat section as you approach the 102nd Street Transverse. On your third and final loop, turn left onto the Transverse and run to the finish.

Entry Fees

CategoryJan. 15–28Jan. 29–
Aug. 21
NYRR Member$18$23
NYRR Specialty Member*$10$15
NYRR Member Plus$18$23
NYRR Miler/NYRR 5K Member$18$23
NYRR 10K Member$0$0
NYRR Friend (non-members)$33$37
NYRR Friend–Junior$15$20

Term and Conditions

*The NYRR Specialty Members category includes NYRR members in the following levels: Junior, Senior, Armed Service, Collegiate, and NYRR Youth Program Leads and Assistants.

Number Pickup & Registration

Numbers (which include your timing tag) and souvenirs may be picked up at the NYRR RUNCENTER at 320 West 57th Street (between Eighth and Ninth avenues) on the following dates:

  • Saturday, August 5, 8:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, August 6, 10:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m.
  • Monday, August 7, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 8, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Wednesday, August 9, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 10, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.
  • Friday, August 11, 7:00 a.m.–8:00 p.m.

Show the QR code from your race confirmation email or your My NYRR account to pick up your race materials. Please pick up during the week to avoid crowds on race day. Race-day lines may impact your ability to get to the start on time. Souvenirs are subject to availability; please note that souvenirs will not be available for pickup after the event.

On race day, pickup will be at Race-Day Central, located at the Ballfield 8 backstop in Central Park (near the 102nd Street Cross Drive), from 5:30 to 6:30 a.m. Please be sure to allow yourself enough time to get from Race-Day Central to the start.

If you're unable to pick up your race materials, a friend or family member can pick up for you; the person will need your QR code (printed or digitally). This policy is in effect only for our weekly races, and not for the TCS New York City Marathon.

Bag check, also located on the 102nd Street Cross Drive, will be open from 5:30 to 10:30 a.m.

Code of Conduct | Rules of Competition | Race Procedures | Run Clean

Follow The MTA's Weekender schedule to plan your event-day transportation.

If you bike to the event, please follow our bike parking guidelines.

All information is subject to change.

Sunday, August 12, 2018 7:00am

Central Park

15 Miles

Both Men and Women
Marathon Qualifier
Staggered Start



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Registration will close at 11:59pm on Saturday, August 11.


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