The TCS New York City Marathon mobile app will be available for iOS and Android in late October.Stay tuned for updates.

 

TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance

The 2017 TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance will take place at the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Halls 3B and 3E, at 11th Avenue at West 35th Street, November 2-4, 2017. Runners are required to visit the expo in person during the hours listed below to pick up their race materials; please plan your travel accordingly. All information is subject to change.


Location

Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, Halls 3B and 3E, 11th Avenue at West 35th Street (Map)

Dates and Times

  • Thursday, November 2, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (last entry for number pickup is 7:00 p.m.)
  • Friday, November 3, 10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (last entry for number pickup is 7:00 p.m.)
  • Saturday, November 4, 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

Subway

The Javits Center is accessible from a number of subway lines. From these stations, visitors can walk to the Javits Center entrance at 35th Street and 11th Avenue.

Subway Lines Station Map
   34th Street–Penn Station
34th Street–Hudson Yards
   34th Street–Penn Station
    34th Street–Herald Square
    34th Street–Herald Square

Ferry

Take the Midtown Ferry from New Jersey to West 39th Street. The Midtown Ferry operates from the following ports. Visit the NY Waterway site for more details.

  • Edgewater Landing
  • Port Imperial (Weehawken)
  • Lincoln Harbor (Weehawken)
  • Hoboken–14th Street
  • Newport (Jersey City)
  • Paulus Hook (Jersey City)

MTA Bus

Take the M34 crosstown to 11th Avenue; walk to West 35th Street and 11th Avenue.

Free Shuttle Buses

Free shuttle buses to and from select hotels and transit hubs will operate during the following hours:

Select Manhattan hotels:

-        Thursday and Friday: Every 10 minutes from 9:30 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.

-        Saturday: Every 10 minutes from 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. 

Transit hubs (Penn Station and Grand Central Terminal):

-        Thursday and Friday: Every 20 minutes from 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and every 15 minutes from 12:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

-        Saturday: Every 20 minutes from 8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and every 15 minutes from 12:00 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Hotel Drop-off Locations

  1. Row NYC –  8th Avenue and West 45th Street
  2. Hilton Garden Inn – 8th Avenue and West 49th Street
  3. Hampton Inn – 8th Avenue Between West 52nd and West 53rd streets
  4. 8th Avenue and West 57th Street
  5. Central Park West and West 66th Street

Hotel Pick-up Locations

  1. Central Park West and West 66th Street
  2. The Park Central Hotel – 7th Avenue and West 57th Street
  3. Sheraton Hotel – 7th Avenue  between West 52nd and West 53rd streets
  4. Marriott Marquis – West 45th Street between Broadway and 8th Avenue

Transit Hub

  1.  Hotel Pennsylvania – West 34th Street and 7th Avenue
  2. Grand Hyatt – East 42nd Street and Lexington Avenue

View a map of the shuttle bus routes. 

In addition, free shuttle buses will operate between the Javits Center and both the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge and the New York LaGuardia Airport Marriott on Friday and Saturday. The buses will depart both hotels at 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. and will depart the Javits Center at 12:00 p.m. and 4:00 p.m. 


NYRR Running Lab

Visit the NYRR Running Lab at the TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance and get valuable insight for running your best 26.2 ever. The lab will offer analysis, strategy, and tools for planning your run on November 5, including:

The NYRR Race Predictor

Let the NYRR Race Predictor set a pace that's perfect for you. The NYRR Race Predictor uses your average weekly mileage, peak long-run distance, training paces, and recent race times—combined with years of TCS New York City Marathon results and splits—to calculate the best strategy and goal for you.

NYRR Course Strategy

NYRR coaches will lead runners through a mile-by-mile course strategy session, including race-day tips and insights on how to manage the 26.2-mile tour through the five boroughs. Sessions will be every hour on the hour.   

The NYRR Pace Team

Stop by to connect with the dozens of members of the NYRR Pace Team who'll be running on November 5 to help you achieve your goal finish time (from 3:00 to 6:00) with an evenly paced effort. Free NYRR Pace Bands powered by Tata Consultancy Services will also be available at the NYRR Running Lab in five-minute finish-time increments from 2:30 to 6:00.

NYRR Virtual Trainer 

Did you use the NYRR Virtual Trainer or do you want to learn more about it? Check in with the NYRR coaching staff and meet your coaches in person to get last-minute advice.  


 

Vendor Opportunities

The TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance is the largest running exhibition in the country, and one of the top 10 health and fitness expos in the world. New York Road Runners invites your company to become a part of the excitement leading up to the world’s largest marathon on Sunday, November 5. Show dates are Thursday, November 2, through Saturday, November 4.

New for 2017, we’re expanding our footprint to halls 3B, 3D, and 3E of the Javits Center for our largest expo in race history. We anticipate over 130,000 visitors—race participants from around the world, their friends and families, health enthusiasts, and locals runners.


Disaster Relief: How You Can Help

New York Road Runners and our partners have responded and offer opportunities for TCS New York City Marathon entrants and their loved ones to contribute support. Many of our Official Charity Partners are accepting donations through their websites for disaster relief efforts. Stop by their booths at the TCS New York City Marathon Expo Presented by New Balance, or visit their sites for information or to donate.
 
American Red Cross
Americares
Habitat for Humanity–New York City
Save the Children   
UJA Federation of NY 
U.S. Fund for UNICEF 
United Way of Long Island     
World Vision   
 
Abbott World Marathon Majors and New York Road Runners are together donating $50,000 toward disaster relief.
 

Rising New York Road Runners is working with its schools in affected areas to offer support with clothing and equipment donations.
 
Thank you for coming together with us to make a difference by supporting people through this challenging time.