Race Entry Fee Insurance

Why should I consider purchasing race entry fee insurance? Jun 04, 2018 10:01AM EST

New York Road Runners has partnered with the consumer specialty insurance provider Allianz Global Assistance to provide race entry fee insurance for participants in the TCS New Yor...


What does Registration Protector from Allianz Global Assistance cover? Jan 18, 2018 04:15PM EST

If a covered traffic accident, medical issue, mechanical breakdown, jury duty or other covered reason prevents you from attending the event, you will be reimbursed 100% of the entr...


For which NYRR events can I purchase Registration Protector? Jun 04, 2018 10:04AM EST

The races listed below offer the option to purchase Allianz Global Assistance Registration Protector. Please note that Registration Protector must be purchased at the time that you...


Who is eligible to buy Registration Protector? Jun 25, 2018 04:43PM EST

United States residents are eligible to purchase Registration Protector. Runners participating in NYRR’s International Tour Operators (ITO) program and runners whose registration f...


Do I need to purchase Registration Protector for each event? Jan 15, 2018 10:36AM EST

Yes, you must purchase Registration Protector separately for each event where it’s offered.


Can I purchase Registration Protector for a race I've already entered or applied for? Jan 16, 2018 01:27PM EST

Registration Protector must be purchased at the time that you purchase your race entry or apply for the drawing. Applicants for the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon will see the opt...


Will I be charged for Registration Protector even if I am not accepted into the race? Jan 15, 2018 10:40AM EST

No, you will not be charged for Registration Protector if you are not accepted into a race with an entry drawing. For those races, Allianz will send you an email to confirm the pur...


Can I purchase Registration Protector for someone else? Jan 15, 2018 10:41AM EST

The person named on the plan must be the person participating in the event. If the participant is under age 18, someone over age 18 must purchase Registration Protector.


If I file a claim, do I need to cancel my race entry? Jan 15, 2018 10:44AM EST

For races that offer a cancellation program (TCS New York City Marathon, United Airlines NYC Half, Popular Brooklyn Half), you’ll be required to cancel your entry through My NYRR i...


If I cancel my entry to the TCS New York City Marathon, United Airlines NYC Half, or Popular Brooklyn Half and qualify for Registration Protector claim, am I still eligible for guaranteed entry into the following year’s race? Jan 15, 2018 10:46AM EST

Yes, as long as you cancel by 11:59 p.m. the day before the race. Exclusions apply; check the specific race page for details. For entry through a charity, cancellation still requir...