Entry through Drawing

Drawing Procedure Jan 21, 2020 04:30PM EST

The TCS New York City Marathon brings together a diverse field of runners from the NYC area and beyond. The non-guaranteed entry drawing helps preserve the geographic diversity of ...


Removing Name from Drawing Nov 06, 2019 11:14AM EST

The deadline for removing your name from the drawing for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon is 11:59 p.m. ET on February 25, 2020.


Race Entry Status Jan 21, 2020 04:32PM EST

The general-entry drawing for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon will take place on February 26, 2020, and NYRR profiles will be updated on a rolling basis throughout the day. All...


Credit-Card Charge for Entry Fee Feb 25, 2020 09:50AM EST

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon entry drawing will take place February 26, 2020. If you are accepted to run, you must have a valid credit/debit card set as your default payment...


Drawing Date Nov 06, 2019 11:18AM EST

The drawing for non-guaranteed entry to the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon will take place February 26, 2020, and NYRR profiles will be updated on a rolling basis throughout the d...


Updating your credit / debit card info before the drawing Feb 25, 2020 10:03AM EST

The 2020 TCS New York City Marathon entry drawing will take place February 26, 2020. If you are accepted to run, you must have a valid credit/debit card set as your default payment...


How many people applied to the drawing in 2019? Feb 27, 2019 02:32PM EST

117,709 runners applied to the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon non-guaranteed entry drawing, the most ever in event history.


How many runners were accepted in 2019? Feb 27, 2019 02:43PM EST

10,510 runners were accepted into the 2019 TCS New York City Marathon through the non-guaranteed entry drawing.


How did the number of drawing applicants in 2019 compare to past years? Feb 27, 2019 02:43PM EST

For the sixth consecutive year, the number of drawing applicants has increased. Since 2014, the number of drawing applicants has increased by 53%, with a year-over-year increase fr...


Why is the number of accepted drawing applicants in 2019 lower than last year? Sep 23, 2019 02:57PM EST

The number of runners accepted through the non-guaranteed entry drawing is dependent on the number of guaranteed entries claimed each year. Therefore, that number fluctuates yearly...