Media Credentials

Apply Now for Media Credentials at the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half

First race in the 2017 NYRR Five-Borough Series to feature 20,000 runners in addition to 1,000 youth runners in third edition of NYRR Times Square Youth Run

WHAT: Approximately 20,000 runners are expected to finish the 2017 United Airlines NYC Half, racing the streets of Manhattan in New York Road Runners’ first race of the 2017 NYRR Five-Borough Series. This year’s event will feature runners from 90 different countries, including professional athletes and recreational runners, as well as 1,000 youth runners in the third edition of the 1500-meter out-and-back NYRR Times Square Youth Run.

WHEN: Sunday, March 19, 2017

  • Professional Wheelchair Men Start: 7:05 a.m.
  • Professional Wheelchair Women Start: 7:06 a.m.
  • Professional Women Start: 7:18 a.m.
  • Professional Men/General Participant Start: 7:30 a.m.
  • NYRR Times Square Youth Run Start: 7:50 a.m.

WHERE: United Airlines NYC Half

  • Start: Central Park (East Drive, just north of East 72nd Street)
  • Finish: Lower Manhattan (Wall Street and Water Street)
  • Media Center: India House (One Hanover Square)

NYRR Times Square Youth Run

  • Start & Finish: Times Square (47th Street and Seventh Avenue)

PRESS INFO: To request a media credential or for additional information about the United Airlines NYC Half, please email NYRR’s Stuart Lieberman at [email protected] before Friday, March 17. Information regarding pre-race media availabilities will be relayed closer to the event date.


Media Center Log-in

Forgot password?
Register for Media Center

Forgot Password

Enter your registered email address to receive a link to change password.

Inauguran centro especial para fomentar el deporte, via @NY1noticias. #RunCenter >>


A Look Inside New York Road Runners' New Run Center via @NY1 >>


RT @asahiKAsei15: #UnitedNYCHalf 3月18日に、ニューヨークで行われる、ニューヨークシティハーフマラソンに出場させていただきます! 丸亀ハーフマラソンは、欠場という形になりましたが、その分世界のトップ選手と走れるこの大会に合わせてきました。 当…