You Can Still Run in 2020

2019 TCS new York City Marathon runners at start

If your name wasn’t selected in the drawing for the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon, don’t lose heart! Check out the following ways you can join us for the 50th anniversary of the world’s largest marathon.

Run with a Charity That’s Meaningful to You

More than 450 Official Charity Partners offer 2020 TCS New York City Marathon entry and the chance to fundraise for a cause that matters to you. Our goal this year is to raise a collective $50 million for charity.

 Fred's Team charity runner at 2019 TCS New York City Marathon

Run with a Tour Operator (International Runners)

Runners outside the United States can secure their entry through one of our official International Tour Operators (ITOs). Packages include race entry, flight and/or accommodations, and special offers and benefits from the ITOs, and are available only from the official ITOs listed on our website.

Run with TCS

If you are an educator in the United States or Canada (excluding Quebec), you can enter the 2020 Team TCS Teachers Contest for your chance to run this year! Learn more and enter the contest by March 6. 

Run with Team ULTRA

Didn’t get selected? There's still hope! Michelob ULTRA will be awarding 95 lucky runners an opportunity to run this year's TCS New York City Marathon as part of Team ULTRA. Follow them on Twitter to learn more.

Runners on 2019 TCS New York City Marathon course

Run as a Philanthropic Member of NYRR

Upgrade your NYRR membership to the $5K or $10K Philanthropic Member level to secure a spot in the 2020 TCS New York City Marathon (non-complimentary for $5K Members, complimentary for $10K Members) and VIP race-day perks for you and your loved ones, along with other annual member benefits. 

Instead of Running This Year, Volunteer

Volunteers get front-row seats for all the action and pay it forward for their future TCS New York City Marathon. Sign up early to get the volunteer role of your choice.

Volunteer at 2019 TCS New York City Marathon


Author: NYRR Staff

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