All applicants who met the time standards at the following NYRR races in 2017 were eligible for guaranteed entry in 2018: 2017 Fred Lebow Manhattan Half, 2017 United Airlines NYC Half, 2017 SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon, 2017 Brooklyn Half, 2017 NYRR Staten Island Half, 2017 TCS New York City Marathon.
A limited number of time-qualifier spots were available to runners who met the time standards in a non-NYRR race. These spots are filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If you applied with a non-NYRR race qualifying time, you were placed in the non-guaranteed entry drawing until your time could be verified. Verification was completed prior to the drawing on February 28, 2018. Runners who applied with a non-NYRR race qualifying time after the number of spots available was reached were placed in the non-guaranteed entry drawing.
All times run must be at least as fast as the posted time. Net (chip) time, not gun time, is evaluated:
*Age on November 4, 2018, for the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon.