2023 Virtual TCS New York City Marathon



Team for Kids runners receive guaranteed entry to the 2023 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 2023 Virtual TCS New York City Marathon! 

Eligibility criteria: 

  • TFK Virtual participants cannot be signed up for the 2023 TCS New York City Marathon in-person event.
  • TFK Virtual participants cannot already have a guaranteed entry to the 2024 TCS New York City Marathon, such as through the 2023 9+1 Program, previous cancellation, etc.


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 keychain
  • 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 2024 TCS New York City Marathon. To be eligible for entry to the 2024 TCS New York City Marathon, runners must:
    • Fulfill their fundraising commitment by Wednesday, October 18, 2023
    • Complete the NYRR race registration for the virtual 2023 race (including registration fee)
    • Complete the virtual marathon between Saturday, October 28 at 12:00 a.m. and Sunday, November 5 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. Sunday November 5, 2023
    • Must meet the eligibility criteria outlined above


Team for Kids runners commit to fundraising a minimum of $1,000 due in full by Wednesday, October 18, 2023. In addition to the fundraising pledge, TFK runners are responsible for a 2023 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 19, 2023.

Runners who fundraise beyond the $1,000 minimum at a level of $2,620 or more by Wednesday October 18, 2023 will be eligible for all TFK training and race day perks for the 2024 TCS New York City Marathon.

Event Status:  Registration Closed