Last Updated: Nov 06, 2018 03:14PM EST

Start Times

The 2018 TCS New York City Marathon had four wave starts for runners, preceded by starts for professional wheelchair athletes, handcycles, and some professional athletes. Please see the 2018 timeline below, and visit our website for more information. The 2019 TCS New York City Marathon start timeline will be available soon. 

View 2018 timeline of the four wave starts.

All information is subject to change.

Time Official Start
8:30 a.m. Professional Wheelchair Division
8:52 a.m. Achilles Handcycle Category and Select Athletes with Disabilities
8:55 a.m. Foot Locker Five-Borough Challenge
9:20 a.m. Professional Women
9:50 a.m. Wave 1 (including Professional Men)
10:15 a.m. Wave 2
10:40 a.m. Wave 3
11:00 a.m. Wave 4