Last Updated: Aug 16, 2019 09:54AM EST

Start Times

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

A complete 2019 wave start timeline will be available closer to race day.

All information is subject to change.

Time Official Start
8:30 a.m. Men's professional Wheelchair Division (women at 8:32 a.m.)
8:52 a.m. Fast Handcycle Category/Slow Handcycle & Select Ambulatory Athletes with Disabilities
8:55 a.m. Foot Locker Five-Borough Challenge
9:10 a.m. Professional Women
9:40 a.m. Wave 1 (including Professional Men)
10:10 a.m. Wave 2
10:35 a.m. Wave 3
11:00 a.m. Wave 4