New for 2016, we want to serve and engage with more people than ever, and we’re offering an expanded range of membership opportunities for a diverse community of runners.
Current NYRR Member prices remain the same, and we've added advance access to select races, the option to auto-renew, and the ability to give the gift of membership.
New NYRR Member Plus level benefits include:
Check out our chart summarizing the newest membership offerings, and read below for the full list of benefits at each level, including the new NYRR Philanthropic Member levels.
Join a global running community that is creating a world where everyone benefits from running.
|Annual Benefit||Philanthropic Levels|
|NYRR Friend Events||X||X||X||X||X||X|
|Use of lockers at the NYRR running center (opening fall 2016)||X||X||X||X||X||X|
|Eligibility for 9+1 program||X||X||X||X||X|
|Eligibility for Four out of Six program||X||X||X||X||X|
|NYRR Group Training discounts||X||X||X||X||X|
|100% tax deductible||X||X|
|Two-day advance registration for select NYRR Five-Borough Series events*||X||X||X||X||X|
|Two-day advance registration for all non-drawing races**||X||X||X||X|
|Guaranteed, non-complimentary entry to select TCS New York City Marathon week events||X||X||X||X|
|Advance access to high-demand volunteer opportunities||X||X||X||X|
|Free use of NYRR Virtual Trainer Program for one race||X||X||X|
|Two-day advance registration for the Airbnb Brooklyn Half||X||X||X|
|Two TCS New York City Marathon Grandstand Seating tickets ($150 value)||X||X||X|
|Invitation to special annual Global Running Day event||X||X||X|
|Guaranteed, non-complimentary entry to all NYRR races, excluding the TCS New York City Marathon||X|
|Guaranteed, complimentary entry to all NYRR races, including the TCS New York City Marathon and the Airbnb Brooklyn Half***||X|
|*Races include the NYRR Queens 10K, New Balance Bronx 10 Mile, and NYRR Staten Island Half|
|**Excludes the Airbnb Brooklyn Half|
|***Age restrictions may apply to certain races under the 10K Family Membership|
Open a My NYRR account with us and join our community. You’ll receive our regular newsletters with updates and invitations for events, programs, and special offers, and enjoy use of lockers at our new NYRR running center, opening in late 2016.
Engage even more with our community. NYRR Member categories include:
You'll receive all NYRR Friend benefits, plus:
NYRR specialty member types include:
For more information on qualifications, please see below.
Armed Service Veterans/Active Duty Military
The Armed Services Veterans and Active Duty Military membership rate is $25 annually. To qualify for our Armed Services Veterans and Active Duty Military membership rate and race discounts, please note that your application will not be accepted without a copy of your DD-214 form or Veteran Identification Card (VIC) for veterans, or, for active-duty military, a copy of your Common Access Card (CAC), current orders, or a copy of an award citation.
Upon completion of your membership purchase, please upload your documents to your My NYRR account. If we do not receive your official documentation within 15 days of your membership registration, your membership will be transferred to an annual membership ($40) and your card will be charged an additional $15.
Please note: If you are already a member and would like to apply as an Armed Services Veteran or Active Duty Military member, you may do so when your membership is up for renewal. In the meantime, if you provide your DD-214 form or Veteran Identification Card (VIC) (for veterans) or (for active-duty military) a copy of your Common Access Card (CAC), current orders or award citation, you will still receive discounts on all races. If you are renewing your Armed Services membership, you will not need to re-submit documentation of military service.
Available to individuals enrolled in a degree program. To join via this membership type, please upload a copy of your current student ID to your My NYRR profile. If we do not receive your official documentation within 15 days of your membership registration, your membership will be transferred to an annual membership ($40) and your card will be charged an additional $15. Documentation will be required at each time of renewal.
NYRR Youth Program Leads and Assistants
Available to official NYRR Youth Program Leads and Assistants. To join via this membership type, please upload a screenshot of your STRIDES profile page, which contains your STRIDES ID number, to your My NYRR profile. If we do not receive your official documentation within 15 days of your membership registration, your membership will be transferred to an annual membership ($40) and your card will be charged an additional $15. Documentation will be required at each time of renewal.
NYRR Philanthropic Members provide critical support for New York Road Runners youth and community services programs, including Mighty Milers, the Youth Running Series, NYRR Run for the Future, NYRR Striders, and Race Free. Philanthropic Members have a strong appreciation and understanding of NYRR’s mission to help and inspire people through running and are committed to helping NYRR encourage people of all ages to “Run for Life."
($742 is tax deductible)
Includes all NYRR Member Plus benefits, plus:
($4,742 is tax deductible)
Includes all Miler Member benefits, plus:
(Tax deductibility varies)
Includes all 5K Member benefits, plus:
What is IDNYC Membership at New York Road Runners?
IDNYC cardholders are eligible for a complimentary one-year membership with New York Road Runners at the Individual, Junior, Senior, Armed Services, or Collegiate level. Cardholders will enjoy all the member benefits at the level of their choice, including advance access to select races, savings of up to 45% off race-entry fees, and more!
How do I sign up?
IDNYC cardholders should first create an account in My NYRR, and then they can bring their valid IDNYC card and completed application to the NYRR RUNCENTER at 320 West 57th Street. Your New York Road Runners membership will be issued within 5–10 business days.
For more information on IDNYC, please visit nyc.gov/idnyc.
*This offer is available only to cardholders who are not NYRR members, or who have not been NYRR members since January 1, 2012, and is not valid for any NYRR membership renewals. Memberships will be valid for one year from the New York Road Runners membership issue date.
When you become a New York Road Runners member, you'll become part of a community of 200,000 runners and walkers, and 215,000 youth and seniors served every year throughout New York City and beyond, and gain access to the highest quality and most accessible running opportunities—all while you save money on our events and programs.
No matter what your level, you'll be part of a citywide community with global reach, and you'll both feel support and have the opportunity to support others.