Where to Run: Top 10 Marathon Bucket List - #1: New York


By: Brian Elder


  • Central Park
  • Fifth Avenue
  • Queensboro Bridge
  • Harlem
  • Brooklyn

Date/Race Schedule:

  • Sunday, Nov 1st, 2015

Bedford Ave in Brooklyn (Via NYRR) 


  • Located at the acob K. Javits Convention Center, Hall 3B, Eleventh Avenue at West 36th Street
  • Thursday-Friday, Oct 29-30: 10AM-8PM; Saturday, Oct 31: 9AM-5PM


  • Regisation cost: Lottery
  • You can expect to run in temperatures around the high 40s to low 50s. 


  • Each runner receives a finishers medal and shirt 


Brian Elder is a learner, amateur explorer, and runner that is going to run until it takes him somewhere. He is a graduate from the University of Georgia where he studied English and Religion. After running competitively on trails and roads, he fuels with an appetite so big you would swear it’s competitive.  Follow Brian on Instagram.