2021 Virtual TCS New York City Marathon

JOIN TEAM FOR KIDS TO SECURE YOUR SPOT IN THE 2021 VIRTUAL TCS New York City Marathon (GUARANTEED ENTRY)!

Team for Kids runners receive guaranteed entry to the 2021 Virtual TCS New York City Marathon Powered by Strava while raising critical funds to support NYRR youth and community programs, including Rising New York Road Runners. Rising New York Road Runners — NYRR’s free youth program and events platform — helps to build students’ motivation, confidence, and desire to be physically active for life. You can help further that mission and inspire the next generation of runners and athletes by running with Team for Kids in the 2021 Virtual TCS New York City Marathon! 

THE TEAM FOR KIDS ADVANTAGE

Perks of running with Team for Kids include:

  • Complimentary training access to NYRR Coaching Lab by Runcoach
  • 60-day Strava subscription (Please note: Runners who previously had or currently have a Strava subscription cannot redeem a 30- or 60-day trial. Runners cannot redeem a Strava subscription trial more than once on their account.)
  • Virtual TCS New York City Marathon finisher medal and running buff
  • Fundraising resources and support, including a personal fundraising page, to help you meet your fundraising goal
  • Signature Team for Kids green racing singlet
  • Guaranteed, non-complimentary entry to the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon. To be eligible for entry to the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon, runners must:
    • Fulfill their fundraising commitment by Wednesday, October 6, 2021.
    • Complete the virtual marathon between Saturday, October 23 at 12:00 a.m. and Sunday, November 7 at 11:59 p.m. For this tier, runners must complete the full 26.2-mile distance in a single run activity in one calendar one 24-hour period.
    • Upload results to Strava by 11:59 p.m. Wednesday, November 10, 2021.
    • Not be signed up for the 2021 TCS New York City Marathon.
    • Have not already earned entry to the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon through the 2020 cancellation, the 2020 Virtual TCS New York City Marathon, and/or by completing the 2020 9+1 Program.

FUNDRAISING COMMITMENT

Team for Kids runners commit to fundraising a minimum of $750 due in full by Wednesday, October 6, 2021. In addition to the fundraising pledge, TFK runners are responsible for a 2021 Virtual TCS New York City Marathon sign-up fee of $155 for NYRR Members and $180 for NYRR Friends (non-members).

The sign-up process requires runners to input a credit card number. Please note: unless you opt to make a donation during the sign-up process, no funds will be charged to your card at sign-up. If a fundraising balance remains after the fundraising deadline, it will be charged to this credit card on Thursday, October 7, 2021.

Runners who fundraise beyond the $750 minimum at a level of $2,620 or more by Wednesday, October 6, 2021 will be eligible for all TFK training and race day perks for the 2022 TCS New York City Marathon.

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