MORE/FITNESS/SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon


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The 12th Annual MORE/FITNESS/SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon brings together thousands of women of all ages and backgrounds for a day of fun, fitness, and camaraderie in NYC. Whether you're coming from across the country or from around the corner, join us in Central Park on Sunday, April 19, for an unforgettable race.

Every entrant will receive a commemorative race shirt (size subject to availability) and every finisher will receive a medal.

If you would like a refund on the magazine subscription included in your registration, please download this form.

Event hashtag: #WomenRunTheWorld—use it in your tweets, Instagrams, and Facebook posts!

Live unofficial results are available during the race at Features include leaderboards, map tracking, and an individual runner search that can be shared on Facebook and Twitter. Tell your friends and family to follow your progress, and because the system works great on mobile devices, you can get unofficial results right after the race!

Please note: There is no registration or number pickup on race day.

Baggage Drop-off and Pick-up
This is located at the northern end of Center Road near the Naumburg Bandshell (at approximately 72nd Street, within the park). It will be open from 6:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Race Time Limit
The time limit for the race is four hours.


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Course Info

The time limit for the race is four hours.

The start is in Central Park on West Drive near 63rd Street. You’ll complete two full counter-clockwise loops of the park, after which you’ll start a third loop and turn left onto the 72nd Street Transverse just past the 13-mile mark. The finish line is at the easternmost entrance to the Naumburg Bandshell. Major uphills are at approximately 1.5, 3.5, 4.5, 7, 9.5, and 10.5 miles.

Entry Fees

NYRR MembersNon-members
Race Entry Fee$80$90

Number Pickup & Registration

Information is coming soon. Please note that there is no registration or number pickup on race day.

Donate your gently used clothing and shoes to our partner Goodwill! Bring donations to Number Pickup & Registration at NYRR (not to the race site on race day, please) and drop them in the Goodwill bins—and thanks.

Change Lives Around the World! Support CARE!

MORE MagazineFITNESS Magazine, and SHAPE Magazine proudly support CARE’s work to help women and their families around the world cope with the effects of rising temperatures and a changing climate.

You Can Run to Support TEAM CARE

When you donate $10 or more to CARE with your registration, you will receive a free gift* on race day. Wear it in solidarity with other generous CARE supporters and women around the world as you run the 13.1 miles of the MORE/FITNESS/SHAPE Women's Half-Marathon.

To learn more about CARE’s efforts to help women, girls, and their families adapt to the impacts of climate change, click here

*Gift available to the first 2,000 registrants who donate $10 or more to CARE with their race registration. Pick up your gift at the CARE tent on race day. Your name will be on a list.

Post-Race Festival

Enjoy free samples, live music, fun activities, and more at the Race Day Festival at the Naumburg Bandshell. Runners, friends, and family are welcome from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. More details are coming soon.


Age-group award winners will be notified via email after results are finalized.

Prize Money

Open Prize Money for Women Only

Sunday, April 19, 2015 8:00am

Central Park


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Finisher Medals
Marathon Qualifier
Prize Money


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Registration will close at 11:59pm on Thursday, April 16.


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