TCS New York Marathon

TCS New York Marathon

  • 06.11.2016
  • 09:50 am - 03:50 pm

PRESENTATION

Some people consider it as the most fabulous marathon of the world… And you ?
The marathon of New York closes with a masterfully way the year of big marathons, from more than forty years now…It is synonymous of parties, meetings, exchanges and success. As every year, it combines more than 40 000 runners comming from all places in the world to run this course.

You will beginn the running in Staten Island, near the Verrazano Bridge, entirely closed to traffic. Then you will cross Brooklyn, Queens before crossing East River by the Queensboro’s bridge to join the district of Manhattan. You will set then northward, with the 1st Avenue, will pass by Bronx before joining Manhattan by 5th Avenue and the running will end at Central Park for the last miles..

Day 1 : Flight from your airport of departure to New-York. Transfer to your hotel of your choice (taxi, private car, bus…). Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Day 2 : Breakfast at the hotel. Departure for a guided tour of the city all the day. The program : you will discover the Empire State Building and you will go up to the top, before entering the American Natural History museum. You will go on with the Museum of Metropolitan Art and the Museul of Modern Art before going to the Guggenheim Museum and the Statue of Liberty. Naturally, you will pass by Manhattan, Central Park and Broadway to feel the real & unique atmosphere of New York. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight

Day 3 : Breakfast at the hotel. Discovery of shooting’s places of the city in the morning. Lunch in the city. In the afternoon, you will continue with a special walk in Central Park in search of shooting’s places of movies such as “When harry met Sally”, “Home Alone”.. Return to the hotel, dinner and overnight.

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Day 4 : Breakfast at the hotel. Possibility of a cruise ( with or without brunch) during 2 hours to admire this cosmopolitan city from the ocean.

Day 5 : Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to your running. Marathon. Possibility to enjoy the fitness room at the hotel to relax. Dinner and overnight

Day 6 : Breakfast at the hotel. Possibility of a helicopter tour to enjoy the Hudson river, Manhattan’s Financial district, Ellis Island, the Statue of Liberty, the Verrazano Bridge, Central Park…). Lunch free. Flight to your airport of departure.

Note : This is an example of a stay. We propose to our runners “a la carte” trips : you can choose your days of arrival and departure, visits or not, the board..

  • Hotels we are working with
  • Marathon Informations
  • Practical informations

Holiday Inn Manhattan View *** (3.9 miles from the running’s departure)

This hotel was inaugurated in 2008. In total, there are 136 rooms on 17 floors, a bar and a restaurant.
The subway station the closest is just in front of the hotel. Thanks to the numerous connections with public transports, it is only at 10 minutes from the principal sightseeings of the city (Empire State Building, Time Square, Rockfeller Center…) and at 25 minutes from the Statue of Liberty.
You can relax in the hotel thanks to its fitness romm and its indoor heated swimming pool.

Hotel Hudson **** (0.3 miles from Central Park – end of the race)

802 rooms and studios wait you at the Hudson Hotel. Located near Central Park, and not far from Lincoln Center, Times Square, the 5th Avenue, but also from restaurants and bars.
Its solarium on the roof and an access 24h/24 at its fitness room will relax you before and after your marathon.

Marriott Marquis Hotel (2.3 miles from the running’s departure)

This hotel belongs to the Mariott chain and is located between the 45/46 Street and Broadway, in the heart of the city. There is the View Restaurant on its roof, the only restaurant swivelling of the city.
It has a fitness center with cardio equipment, weight lifting

Type of course : urban-hilly many bridges
Number of participants : 45 000 in 2011
Departure / Time : Staten Island Verrazano Bridge
Arrival : Central Park
Time Limit : 9 h
Min Age : 18 years
Climatic conditions : 13 ° C
The Benefits : Expo with more than 100 stands before the marathon

COUNTRY : United States of America
CURRENCY : American Dollar (USD)
FORMALITIES : passport + ESTA
TIME DIFFERENCE : -6hours

Venue

New York

Staten Island Verrazano Bridge

Details

  • Limits:
    50000 participants