Welcome to the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon Health and Wellness Expo. Runners are required to visit the expo in person during the hours listed below to pick up their race materials. In addition, the expo features the TCS New York City Marathon Store Presented by ASICS, the NYRR Running Lab including Course Strategy sessions, and more than 100 vendors and exhibitors. It's free and open to the public.
Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Hall 3B, Eleventh Avenue at West 36th Street (Map)
Dates and Times
- Thursday, November 3, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (last entry for number pickup is 7:00 p.m.)
- Friday, November 4, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (last entry for number pickup is 7:00 p.m.)
- Saturday, November 5, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. (last entry for number pickup is 5:00 p.m.)
All runners must pick up their own race number (which includes the B-timing device) and other materials at the expo; there is no proxy pickup. For details, visit the Help Center.
Getting to the Expo
1, 2, and 3 trains to 34th Street/Penn Station and walk to 36th Street and 11th Avenue.
N, R, Q, B, D, F, and M trains to 34th Street/Herald Square, and walk to 36th Street and 11th Avenue.
7 train to 34th Street/Hudson Yards, and walk to 36th Street and 11th Avenue.
The ferry from New Jersey to West 39th Street and 12th Avenue takes 8 minutes across the Hudson River. Visit the NY Waterway site for details.
M34 crosstown to 11th Avenue, and walk to West 36th Street and 11th Avenue.
During expo hours, two shuttle buses will also be available to transport runners from locations in Midtown Manhattan to the Javits Center. View the map of the shuttle routes.
Highlights of the Expo
The TCS New York City Marathon Health and Wellness Expo features world-class shopping, the latest in sports gear and technology, course strategy sessions, and more. Don't miss these highlights:
NYRR Running Lab
Visit the NYRR Running Lab check out the state-of-the-art Race Predictor Powered by Tata Consultancy Services. Race entrants, simply answer 10 training questions to get their predicted finish time, along with mile splits. You can also take part in our Course Strategy sessions, which run every hour, on the hour. Our coaching staff will break the course down, mile by mile, and tell you where to look for water stations, the biggest hills, the PowerBar Energy Gel station, and more. The TCS New York City Marathon Pace Team Powered by TAG Heuer will be on hand to discuss proper pacing. Grab a complimentary pace bracelet before you head out.
Check out the vendors you'll find at the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon Health and Wellness Expo; please note that list is subject to change.