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Do NYRR races have age restrictions?
If a race does not have an age restriction listed on its event page, then the following limits apply (based on distance):
- Less than half-marathon: Ages 6 and up
- Half-marathon: Ages 12 and up
- Marathon and ultramarathon: Ages 18 and up
- Virtual Racing: Ages 18 and up
|Race Distance||Minimum Age||Suggested Max Frequency|
|5K/4 miles||8||3x/year until age 14|
|8K/5 miles||8||3x/year until age 15|
|10K/7 miles||12||3x/year until age 15|
|15K/10M||16||2x/year until age 17|
|Half-marathon||16||1x/year until age 18|