Last Updated: Jan 14, 2019 12:56PM EST

Application Process for 9+1 Guaranteed Entry

NYRR members who met the 9+1 or 9+$1K program requirements during 2018 are eligible for guaranteed entry to the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon but must still apply for entry. NYRR members who met the 9+1 program requirements during 2019 will be eligible for guaranteed entry to the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon but must still apply for entry.

In order to claim your guaranteed entry for the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon, you must submit your application and pay the 2019 entry fee during the application window, January 14–February 14, 2019. You are not automatically entered in the race. If you do not claim your guaranteed entry during the application window time period, your guaranteed entry will be forfeited.

Runners completing their 9+1 program requirements for the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon must have completed their nine races and one volunteer opportunity by December 31, 2018. Runners completing their 9+$1K program requirements must have completed their nine races and made their $1,000 donation to NYRR's youth and community services programs by December 31, 2018.

Runners completing their 9+1 program requirements for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon must complete their nine races and one volunteer opportunity by December 31, 2019.