All applicants who met the time standards at the following NYRR races in 2016 were eligible for guaranteed entry in 2017: 2016 United Airlines NYC Half, 2016 MORE/SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon, 2016 Airbnb Brooklyn Half, 2016 Staten Island Half, 2016 Memorial Sloan Kettering's Fred's Team Presents Grete's Great Gallop, 2016 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 were 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 may take up to two weeks. Runners who were not accepted after two weeks were able to contact firstname.lastname@example.org and indicate their name and time qualification information.) Runners who applied with a non-NYRR race qualifying time and 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, will be evaluated:
*Age on November 5, 2017, for the 2017 TCS New York City Marathon; age on November 4, 2018, for the 2018 TCS New York City Marathon.