Last Updated: May 01, 2017 04:31PM EST

Baggage and Security

Please consider not bringing a bag to the race. If you check a bag, it must be the clear plastic bag you receive at the Pre-Party, with the baggage tag from your bib pinned to it. No other bag will be accepted at bag check. All bags are subject to inspection. 

When to Drop Off Your Bag
If you are checking a bag, plan to arrive at the start by 5:10 a.m. (Wave 1) or 6:00 a.m. (Wave 2). Bag check will close at 6:10 a.m. for Wave 1 and 7:00 a.m. for Wave 2.

Where to Drop Off Your Bag
Bag check will be located at Eastern Parkway at Bedford Avenue for Wave 1 and Grand Army Plaza at Eastern Parkway for Wave 2. Please familiarize yourself with our start-area map.

Check your bag by handing it to an NYRR staff member at your bib-range zone. Your bag will be transported to the finish.

Any bag left unattended will be confiscated by NYPD and could cause an interruption to the day’s events.
NYRR and NYPD reserve the right to search a bag at any time. 

No hydration packs, backpacks, props, costumes, or selfie sticks are allowed in the corrals or on the course.