All applicants who met the time standards at the following NYRR races in 2018 are eligible for guaranteed entry in 2019: 2018 Fred Lebow Manhattan Half, 2018 United Airlines NYC Half, 2018 SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon, 2018 Popular Brooklyn Half, 2018 NYRR Staten Island Half, 2018 TCS New York City Marathon.
A limited number of time-qualifier spots will be available to runners who met the time standards in a non-NYRR race. These spots will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. If you apply with a non-NYRR race qualifying time, you will be placed in the non-guaranteed entry drawing until your time can be verified. Verification will be completed prior to the drawing on February 27, 2019. Runners who apply with a non-NYRR race qualifying time after the number of spots available is reached will be 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 3, 2019, for the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon.